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The "Facts" Keep Changing About the Boston Bombings - And It's Fueling a Conspiracy Theory Industry

"In the aftermath of massive, complicated crimes it’s not uncommon for a bit of crucial information to be immediately put forward by police, only to be contradicted later on. While it’s understandable that initial leads and assertions might end up being wrong in a dynamic situation like the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing, wholesale contradictions can encourage skepticism of the motives of those releasing inaccuracies — as with initial, false reports that Osama bin Laden hid behind his wife when U.S. forces shot him."


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Have to wonder...

if the two kids holding up the "Chinese guy" had Israeli accents.

Here's Chinese "Danny's" story. Reads like a B movie script.


"Give a man a gun, and he could rob a bank. Give a man a bank, and he could rob the world."

The facts have never

The facts have never changed. People misreport things in the moment, like people thought for a while that one of the suspects was the missing brown student. These aren't changing facts, these are people who don't know what they are talking about spreading information.

It was clearly those two brothers. There are pictures of them before and after with backpacks then without. They are the correct colors.

The seals had their backpacks after the blast.

There are pictures of them in shootouts with the police.

The brother who is alive has admitted to everything to investigators. There is no doubt they did it.

People need to stop buying into the bull shit.

Sure the police response was too large and they caught him after they lifted the martial law on watertown. Let's talk about that and how we have too much of an offensive foreign policy that makes enemies. If it was the government, they would have used guns.


'If it was the government, they would have used guns.'