Category Archives: Lies of our times


“In short, the whole business of creating psychiatric categories of ‘disease,’ formalizing them with consensus, and subsequently ascribing diagnostic codes to them, which in turn leads to their use for insurance billing, is nothing but an extended racket furnishing psychiatry … Continue reading

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Real News IS Fake News

Not exactly an Earth-shattering headline for our readers. But I saw this video linked to over at Reddit and liked it enough to share. It’s just the sort of thing to show people who are less aware of how controlled … Continue reading

Posted in American "journalism", Empire of Lies, Fake News, Lies of our times, Propaganda | 26 Comments

(Fake) Reality Hits You Hard, Bro

So there I was, scanning The Huffington Post to get a sense of the latest propaganda, and all of a sudden I was just minding my own business, when BAM! The picture above came out of nowhere up and hit me in the … Continue reading

Posted in AstroTurf, Critcal thinking and skepticism, Election nonsense, Fake elections, Fake events, Lies of our times, Propaganda, Public hoaxes, Two parties are one, Two Party Tyranny, Wedge Issues | 76 Comments

Too Many People? On the Viability of Conspiratorial Beliefs

We’ve all heard it: “That can’t possibly be true—too many people would have to be involved. Somebody would have spilled the beans by now.” In fact, that is usually the first reaction I hear from people I’ve tried to enlighten … Continue reading

Posted in American "journalism", Controlled opposition, Critcal thinking and skepticism, Critical thinking skills, Hackery, Junk science, Lies of our times, Propaganda, Science, Skeptics | 23 Comments

Apollo and PID – same song, different verses

By fearing whom I trust I find my way To truth; by trusting wholly I betray The trust of wisdom; better far is doubt Which brings the false into the light of day. (Abdallah al-Ma’arri) (973-1057)* “We leave you much … Continue reading

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