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81 Post author: Kaj_Sotala 26 February 2010 07:43AM

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Comment author: woozle 28 February 2010 07:14:47PM 1 point [-]

...the existence of conspiracy theorists pointing out anomalies in the official story isn't evidence the official story is substantially wrong...

Correct. What is evidence that the official story is substantially wrong is, well, the evidence that the official story is substantially wrong. (Yes, I need to reorganize that page and present it better.)

Also, does anyone deny that some "conspiracy theories" do eventually turn out to be true?

(Can comment-threads be moved on this site?)

Comment author: Jack 28 February 2010 08:40:24PM 2 points [-]

Comments can't be moved. Just put a hyperlink in this thread (at the top, ideally) and link back with a hyperlink in the new thread.

That list of evidence is almost all exactly the kind of non-evidence we're talking about. In any event like this one would expect to find weird coincidences and things that can't immediately be explained- no matter how the event actually happened. That means your evidence isn't really evidence. Start a new thread an I'll try and say more.