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Ben Swann Reality Check: Unanswered Questions About Colorado Theater Massacre



The emergency crews hadn't yet left the scene of the Colorado theater shooting before some lawmakers, politicians and members of the media were already asking questions about how gun laws must change.

But instead of playing politics, what questions about the shooting are the media not asking? Ben has the Reality Check you won't see anywhere else.

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the evidence

- He spent $4000+ on weapons
- He was a neuroscience student who somehow learned to make bombs
- He commits a horrific irrational act, then acts irrational by warning the police about the bombs he set up in his house
- Somebody was waiting in the theater, got a phone call and went to the exit. Why would he need someone in the theater?
- In the mass confusion of a Hollywood film and gun attack, we are absolutely certain a 2nd individual threw a canister

This 2nd individual probably worked for CIA or Mossad. The secret government's MK Ultra technology is near perfect, except it requires a meaningless lookout and an accomplice to make it work.

Kids don't have parents, or jobs, or steal money. I doubt a neuroscience student could use an Apple II computer to get on a BBS to learn how to build bombs (http://textfiles.com) which have only existed "online" for 30 years.

Imagine if he had access to Google and Wikipedia!

I can confidently say, without any doubt or evidence, that every mass shooting is a planned orchestrated attack by a group of thousands of Americans who are secretly blood thirsty killers.

(this is a ridiculous story by Ben, there is no evidence, there are only subjective questions with ridiculous assumptions)

To be fair, Ben isn't drawing

To be fair, Ben isn't drawing the same conclusions as the "mind control" advocates. He seems to be strongly suggesting that more than one person was involved, thus enabling the purchase of a large cache of weapons and bomb making materials, the required expertise and (possibly) team-work to create bombs, and tactical support for the massacre. No where in Ben's reporting does he mention the CIA or MK ULTRA.

The suggestion that more than one person was involved: Worth asking about and finding out.

The suggestion that this was a result of CIA mind control: very unlikely and not well supported by the evidence.

This guy is a lot smarter

This guy is a lot smarter than your average reporter. And he is the only TV news reporter that seems to actually be trustworthy.

Larry in North Carolina
The only thing necessary for evil to triumph is for good men and women to not support Ron Paul!

A search of the Campus Services’ mail-room

reportedly turned up another parcel sent to the psychiatrist with Holmes’ name in the return address. "Fox said the notebook contained drawings of stick figures being shot. NBC News, also citing unnamed sources, reported that Holmes told investigators to look for the package and that it described killing people."

Now why did he tell the police about the booby trapped apartment that was too sophisticated a bomb job for him to have done? Why was he sitting on the ground near his car with all the SWAT team military gear strewn around him? Why tell about this silly parcel with stick figure drawings? Because he knew he was being set up as a patsy. Remember his large dilated pupils that are a sign of MK ULTRA mind control.

Videos and personal testimony

Predictive programming where trailer being shown in the movie theater that night has people on the screen shooting through a movie screen.

Lil Wayne video showing satanic trash stuff and then skeletons in a movie theater, out only several days before shooting

Coup Album cover and 911

I'm no conspiracy theorist, but I did post a lot with Michael Rivero back in the 90s. He went one way, I went another - to pursue the gospel.

But before that, I had the misfortune to know a rather too large number of people involved in witchcraft in a downtown setting. I can personally attest to seeing them set up things exactly like this, and usefully, I can say I saw it on a person to person interactive level, not hypothesized big wigs doing it. Yes, this type of staged terrorism is possible. I also think they were a bit flakey, and lost in their own deceptions - the wicked fooled by their own devices, so I haven't mentioned it much - else it causing more self-deception all around.

There is a pretty easy way to deal with this. Take it up straight with the rapper. Maybe that seems unfair, but putting satanic stuff in your video is already a crime to our grandparents - it didn't need to get this far whatever the chain - that was wrong, and it's caused more wrong now - however you charitably look at it.

But be that as it may, God says there is more important things.

Matthew 10:28
And fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul: but rather fear him which is able to destroy both soul and body in hell. 29Are not two sparrows sold for a farthing? and one of them shall not fall on the ground without your Father. 30But the very hairs of your head are all numbered. 31Fear ye not therefore, ye are of more value than many sparrows. 32 Whosoever therefore shall confess me before men, him will I confess also before my Father which is in heaven. 33But whosoever shall deny me before men, him will I also deny before my Father which is in heaven.

And for the support of this Declaration, with a firm reliance on the protection of Divine Providence, we mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor.

Give me their names,

Give me their names, addresses, locations, company names, of any people "involved in witchcraft" that you have personally seen "setting up things exactly like this."

And please send me the police report, or affidavit, or any documentation on the report you made to law enforcement regarding these criminal acts that you are a personal witness to.

lil Wayne is the mastermind and Jesus saves? oh okay

A reference list? At least three former friends

I didn't say, I have seen people set things up that included murder.

I said, I have personally known a lot of people involved in witchcraft - as former friends - at least on my part - but it is foolish when they mention it not to correct them, and that something like this - the rap video, is entirely consistent with it. I've seen it on a personal level, not a hypothesis of what Hollywood executives might do, but because I personally knew far too many people involved in it. If an artist community would do it, why wouldn't a terrorist on a higher level do it?

Take it up with the rapper. It was wrong to make a satanic video in the first place. You don't need a chain when you have the wrong in front of you. But if you are going to act like cowards when they are terrorizing you to your faces, you aren't the men this country founded. You are, in fact, the same people that made the videos. And I won't have anything to do with you - and specifically to the poster that posted this - I won't have anything to do with you.

Blues Taveler - Run - Around

This video is a lot like my own life at the time. In fact, it is a lot like my life, because some of the lines are like ones I said, the music and actor in it is like a friend's music and look, etc. Since the time period is over 20 years old, and I don't have any addresses and would hardly give them to you!, I'll use this as my reference.

Don't be deceived. Witchcraft exists. I attribute no useful power to it, except terrorism, mind games, and propaganda - which is exactly what the rap video is - regardless of the intent - and you don't need to prove it - it is what it is, evil. I'd take a baseball bat to the guy if it was in my life to do. A lot more charitable then killing people in a theater and making sport of it or things like it.

At least three former friends involved in witchcraft has warned me of the murder in it, and these weren't preachers saying it, but people who I used to know involved in it. Why should we even tolerate it? All the fools on this site that try to get us to ignore it are half as likely as to be doing it and that's their reason for saying it.

Making sport of murder is what the rap video is about - and that is why it is wrong, regardless of the connection to the muders - several days after it was released. It keeps getting worse, because we tolerate what our grandparents wouldn't even dreamed of tolerating. We don't have to allow it. We can be just as rude right back.

And politicians? I think they would have been tarred and feathered long ago.

And for the support of this Declaration, with a firm reliance on the protection of Divine Providence, we mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor.

Anyway, it's time to grow up

Anyway, it's time to grow up folks - looking at that video, whether you are saved or unsaved yet, involved in whatever, or not.

The "new world order" is a spiritual conflict, and not just one of the usual conspiracies of men. There is a devil, and the fight isn't over just money or power, but your everlasting soul.

People can define witchcrafts many different ways, but I define it ultimately as - that which keeps you from being saved, hinders you from being saved, or mucks up your life after you are saved.

Bad doctrine, distractions from being saved, being unaware of your personal everlasting danger, all can be viewed as "the witchcrafts of the world".

Meanwhile, if you are focused on the above as your first priority, you can care a little about pukes that make murdering people a fun video to air. We don't need this in our society.

And for the support of this Declaration, with a firm reliance on the protection of Divine Providence, we mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor.

Mexico has gun control. And

Mexico has gun control. And a lot more violence.

I find the rap video released before the event disturbing. It also seems similar to the record cover released by 'coup' before 9-11.

And for the support of this Declaration, with a firm reliance on the protection of Divine Providence, we mutually pledge to each other our lives, our fortunes and our sacred honor.

false equivalence

Many people here are jumping to far too many conclusions based on a small number of inconsistencies in the story. The answers to Ben Swann's questions may reveal that there was more than one shooter. That, by nature, makes it a conspiracy. But BEING a conspiracy does not make it the doing of the CIA or the government nor does it mean mind control was involved. If more than one person was involved it could be a HUGE number of things:

1) More than one nut job working together.
2) One nut job manipulating another (possibly susceptible) person through threats or lies, and using him as a fall guy.
3) Criminal organization activity
4) Corporate clandestine activity
5) Private clandestine activity
6) Non-US government clandestine activity
7) (and, finally - the conclusion everyone keeps assuming it is) US government clandestine activity

It also could still be a lone nut job who is not a "loner", but rather a person who knows other people and - maybe - was acting weird before this all happened. Friends and/or family might call, being concerned, especially if he made threats or acted strangely before hand.

There are probably scenarios that my list doesn't even cover. The point is, unless you are investigating yourself and have access to the actual evidence, you probably have NO CLUE what is going on. If you use a little bit of reason, however, you can see that a "False-flag" (GOVERNMENT CLANDESTINE ACTIVITY) is highly unlikely. None of the targets were high ranking or seemingly important government officials and no attempt was made to spare innocent lives or keep them from being involved. Private activity - whether an individual, group of individuals, or criminal organization. Corporate espionage is an unlikely culprit, because corporations generally don't like to draw attention to themselves by shooting up theaters - even when they do hire guns to perform acts of violence.

If you must speculate, try to apply a little more reason and a little less paranoia. Not everything goes back to the government - there really are not jobs who kill people for no reason we understand.

or it could just be a mistake

and awesome post!

The story

put out by the cops and the state controlled media and refusal to respond to certain questions indicates their involvement in a cover up (not that that rules out corporate, private, foreign state, etc. involvement as it's all pretty much the same at this point of lawlessness). This is a no-brainer.

Cops, detectives, and law

Cops, detectives, and law enforcement agencies never answer all questions during an active investigation/prosecution. Most of them feel it is their job to put the "responsible parties" behind bars, and information is power to lawyers.

Media responds to their bottom line and that is most affected by ratings. If they think that avoiding certain questions is best for their bottom line, they will not ask them. If they think dwelling on the 2nd Amendment and video games cause/don't cause violence debates instead of trying to piece together the most accurate story they can will improve their bottom line, they'll do that.

So, not asking/answering certain questions could indicate conspiracy or, more likely, it means nothing. Corroborating evidence would be necessary to prove an active cover-up and it is difficult to see what such a large number of people would have to gain from such a cover up. It's also hard to see what the "angle" the government would have in instigating a shooting like this.

Sorry, I disagree

Just like the MSM has refused to cover the massive Ron Paul rallies and the vote stealing, the media is nothing more than a "Ministry of Truth" broadcasting a paradigm for the masses to assimilate. They then accept the desired incursions on their persons and property/leadership" as necesary/correct. Ron Paul always boosts ratings but they ignore him.
If this is a false flag op, it is VERY obvious what is to be gained from a cover up.
The Kennedy assassination alone shows how cover ups can be maintained when the media is controlled, and that involved a large group of people. It is only with the advent of the internet that information about that has become known leading to the questioning of the official story.

What is the benefit of taking the action in the first place?

No matter who commits a crime, the benefit from being able to cover it up is obvious. However, what is the benefit of instigating the crime itself? Why have a man shoot up a theater in Colorado? Was there someone in the building who was a significant enough target to warrant a public execution? Is there another crime/action that this is supposed to keep our attention from? I cannot think of anything which would make taking the action in the first place worth the time, money, and resources of the government.

On a tangent, personally, I believe the conspiracy to murder Kennedy took a relatively small number of individuals - and a VERY small number who knew the full extent of their involvement. I am not confident in who, precisely, was behind the attack, only that their was more going on than the public has been told and more people involved than a lone gunman.


You are unaware of the UN treaty about to be signed that includes provisions that could require the disarming of US citizens? That this is another convenient "crisis" that will not be "wasted"?? Disarming the American population has been an ongoing problem for decades. They now figure the time is ripe. Enough of us are dumbed down and passive believers in Salvation by State, despite MASSIVE evidence to the contrary.

Massacre to influence public opinion, really?

You don't think that there is enough violence in the United States for the powers that be to use as justification for gun control? The gun/weapons control debate started long before this massacre and it will continue long after the next massacre. Surely you don't think the shootings at Virginia Tech and Columbine were "false flag" activity, right? Show me evidence that this shooting is different than those two in a significant fashion! The only anomaly I see is that there might be another person or persons involved that is not currently in police custody.

I honestly don't know

But I do know that there are enough questions and that I do NOT trust the state to protect anyone. Our dysfunction feeds and increases their power.They know this. Columbine and Va. Tech were victim zones.

i've only known about

i've only known about scopolamine for two days, but i try to seem like an expert on it, fyi


Very odd indeed

Excellent reporting.

If a cell phone call

was made, then there is a digital record.

The whole thing stinks.

Where did he get the money?

He probably got the money from his Federal Grant.

Giving away free money destroys people's self esteem. Yeah everyone wants it, but it's the worst thing you can do to a person because they won't feel the sense of accomplishment of earning it.

it's mind control man. it's

it's mind control man. it's all mind control


The Libertarians Who Cried False Flag

With so many bad things going on in the country that are REAL, why does half of Ron Paul Nation rush to contrive conspiracies out of every bloody breaking news story that comes down the pike? You know the boy who cried wolf? We're awash in libertarians who cry false flag.

I've come to the realization that Ben Swann is either an attention- and ratings-hungry clown, or a well-intentioned dimwit. The question he raises about where Holmes got the money for his weapons is absurd. Being unemployed isn't the same as never-employed or destitute. And, Ben, have you heard of an innovative new product called a "credit card"? It lets you spend more money than you actually have.

Why did he tip off the police to his room-bomb? Maybe because, after weeks of contemplating his act and then committing it, he was feeling remorseful after seeing the carnage and interacting with the cops that might get blown up. Gotta love how Swann expects fully consistent and rational behavior from an apparent mass murderer.

Even in calmer scenarios, eyewitness testimony is notoriously unreliable...so we shouldn't be surprised to hear lots of divergent views emanating from the madness in that theater, which carries over to the responding officers trying to sort things out.

Can we pleeaaaase concentrate on the abundant, real-life sinister stuff going down? Here's one for starters:

(I'd write more, but I'm running late for the afternoon bonfire at Bohemian Grove. We're going to roast marshmallows over flaming infants and discuss our upcoming joint conference with the Bilderbergers at a sparkling new FEMA concentration camp.)

Conspiracy Porn - like disaster porn

(Good post!)

But no, it's so much more fun to sit around and do nothing but post stupid theories, watch Alex Jones rant and then listen to some of his ads, then like search Google and find the truth man

it's all right there, all right in front of you, except for evidence, and witnesses and how they keep 1,000s of murderous evil Satanic Illuminati people quiet.

I guess Thomas Jefferson was right about everything except the Illuminati and Weishaupt. you conspiracy fanatics don't even make sense, how about you try reading actual history and actual facts.

i can get you to shoot up a

i can get you to shoot up a movie theater. but i'm not Satan. it's called "devil's breath" The illuminatti have known of this substance since at least Mengele. The CIA admints to using this 60 years ago while MKULTRA took place.

it's a drug from the borrachero tree. you've probably heard of scopolamine? This video is 35 minutes long. Seriously, you could be god with this drug, it's mind control. it makes these c.i.a. pedophiles feel like their gods, escpecially in bohemian grove. they are getting careless and sloppy, bodies are turning up there now.



there is no Illuminati in power

and now Jimson weed is the magic substance that programmed this kid to kill? so you are telling me the CIA admitted to using a substance that causes psychedelic effects and can induce psychosis in a research study about extracting information from interrogations, I mean mind control.

amazing, tell me more facts please

if you are aware of certain

if you are aware of certain key bits of information and it is possible for you to "speculate" of put two and two together, then you reach approximations of the truth. like a quantum physics of probablities.

Either you are not aware of some information. or are counter intelligence. -- now, that is my paranoia... but the rest of what i say is true.


You know about MKULTRA

You know about MKULTRA right?

just put that aside right now and look what scopolamine does to a human. then go back to MKULTRA.

It's so obvious. The C.I.A. pretty much operates at every major university. i don't know it for a fact, but it's obvious to me. it's mind control. the movies you watch, the television, the newspapers. there is some form of literal mind control in all of it. I" pretty sure you are very predictable to their artificial intelligence algorithims. i guess it's a pattern of development. i don't know. They have us figured out pretty well.