LIBOR connection debunkedSubmitted by fishyculture on Tue, 12/18/2012 - 07:13
"A false rumor spreading rapidly on fringe sites like Infowars and assorted Ron Paul messageboards ties the school murders to an existing hoax surrounding the Aurora, Colo. movie theater shooting. After that attack, conspiracy theorists fixated on the accused shooter’s father, Robert Holmes, pointing to media reports that he worked as an anti-fraud scientist for credit scoring company FICO."
“This rumor is 100% false,” a Senate Banking Committee aide, who asked not to be named, told TPM by email. “The Senate Banking Committee does not have any LIBOR hearings currently scheduled, and has never considered either of these men as potential witnesses.”
Big thanks to Stacey Herbert for chasing down the an actual source. Props to Max for taking his lumps and posting the truth:
Here is the youtube that is actually to blame for the Lanza rumor: