I am amazed at how supposedly educated and sane people gravitate towards conspiracies, bad science and misinformation. Someone posts a far-fetched theory on the internet, backs it up with pseudo-facts and all of sudden the rest of the world has to stop while these folks let this nonsense make it's way through their jelly-like brains. More after the jump.
I'm amazed how people can have a couple of strong opinions and those opinions are in direction opposition to each other. If you point out the contradiction to them, they'll accuse you of not understanding or getting it. What I'm getting at is that there is a nice size segment of the population that believes both a. that the government is a big, clumsy, inefficient organization that can't get any