'Originally a NEUTRAL term, since the mid-1960s 'Conspiracy theories' have acquired a somewhat derogatory meaning, implying a paranoid tendency to see the influence of some malign covert agency in events. The term is often used to automatically dismiss claims that the critic deems ridiculous, misconceived, paranoid, unfounded, outlandish, or irrational. A conspiracy theory that is proven to be correct, such as the notion that United States President Richard Nixon and his aides conspired to cover up Watergate, is usually referred to as something else, such as investigative journalism or historical analysis…'
I can’t stop ranting or being in a ranty mood. Fuck.
Oh so you’re a perfectionist, you say? Well you know who else were perfectionists? Nazis. Look where that ended up.Moi