Conspiracy Theories, Historical Mysteries

Was Jesus’s resurrection the greatest hoax of all time?

Christians believe that Jesus Christ was crucified by the Romans, buried in a tomb and came back to life three days later. He then appeared to numerous people over 40 days before getting whisked off to Heaven. Could this really have happened? Or was Jesus’s resurrection the greatest hoax of all time? In today’s increasingly… Continue reading Was Jesus’s resurrection the greatest hoax of all time?

Conspiracy Theories, Missing People, Unsolved Mysteries

Manic Street Preachers’ missing guitarist – did he jump or was he pushed?

Richey Edwards – former guitarist and lyricist for the Welsh rock band Manic Street Preachers – was known for having an air of mystery. On 1st February 1995, he became the centre of a new mystery – his own disappearance… Known for his eyeliner-heavy ‘Emo’-look, his enigmatic persona and his politically charged lyrics, Richey Edwards was the guitarist… Continue reading Manic Street Preachers’ missing guitarist – did he jump or was he pushed?

Conspiracy Theories, Unsolved Mysteries

Is God a Martian? Ancient aliens and the Pyramids of Mars

Is there or was there life on Mars? Many people, including some scientists, believe that intelligent life used to exist on the Red Planet and that the evidence is already abundant. But how convincing is this evidence? And if ancient aliens did once dwell on Mars, what is their connection to us? Even though freezing… Continue reading Is God a Martian? Ancient aliens and the Pyramids of Mars

Conspiracy Theories, Cover-ups, UFOs

Roswell – so it was a cover-up all along

When something crashed at Roswell in 1947, the US military told the media that it was a “harmless, high-altitude weather balloon.” It was revealed decades later that in fact this was a lie, and that the government did engineer a cover-up at Roswell after all… Project Mogul – the truth? In 1947 rancher William ‘Mac’… Continue reading Roswell – so it was a cover-up all along

Conspiracy Theories, Cover-ups, Murder Mysteries, Unsolved Crimes, Unsolved Mysteries

Serbians, corrupt footballers or the BBC – who killed Jill Dando?

It was a sad and shocking day on 26th April 1999 when Jill Dando, newsreader and presenter of BBC TV series Crimewatch and Holiday, was shot dead outside her home. After Barry George was convicted of her murder, we all thought the case was solved. Then he was acquitted on appeal. So the question is,… Continue reading Serbians, corrupt footballers or the BBC – who killed Jill Dando?

Conspiracy Theories, Murder Mysteries, Unsolved Mysteries

LA’s most dangerous hotel and the gruesome case of Elisa Lam

On February 19th 2013, 21-year-old Canadian student Elisa Lam was found dead and decomposing in a water tank at the Cecil Hotel in Downtown Los Angeles. Theories as to how she got there range from mental illness to murder to demonic possession… I've heard that Downtown LA has a bit of a bad rep. I… Continue reading LA’s most dangerous hotel and the gruesome case of Elisa Lam

Conspiracy Theories, Hoaxes, Time Travel, UFOs

Did time travellers land in Rendlesham Forest in 1980?

In December 1980, aliens allegedly landed in Rendlesham Forest, England in a triangular spacecraft. Where did these aliens come from? One of the witnesses, Sergeant Jim Penniston, has the answer. Earth. Because they weren’t aliens at all. They were us. Two famous alleged encounters with UFOs in Britain have been dubbed the ‘British Roswell’. The… Continue reading Did time travellers land in Rendlesham Forest in 1980?

Conspiracy Theories, Cover-ups, Hoaxes, UFOs

Roswell – witness intimidation, suspicious deaths and Majestic-12

The last article I wrote about the Roswell UFO Incident assessed the claims that alien bodies were recovered from the crash sites. Now I’m looking closer at why people believe there was a government cover-up… The Ragsdale burglary and the death of Trudy Truelove Remember Jim Ragsdale? He’s the one who said that he and his girlfriend,… Continue reading Roswell – witness intimidation, suspicious deaths and Majestic-12

Conspiracy Theories, Cover-ups, Hoaxes

Were the Apollo moon landings faked?

The brilliant movie Interstellar imagines a future in which school textbooks will be updated with the ‘corrected’ accounts of the Apollo missions to the moon – that they were faked to bankrupt the Soviets. That spurred me to do my own investigation into whether we did or did not make it to the moon in… Continue reading Were the Apollo moon landings faked?

Conspiracy Theories, Cover-ups, Movie Reviews

Why is 2011 Princess Diana documentary ‘Unlawful Killing’ still banned?

In 2011, Keith Allen made a documentary supporting the conspiracy theories that surround the deaths of Diana, Princess of Wales and Dodi Fayed. This film continues to be banned in the UK and the US in an astonishing victory of censorship over freedom of expression. But why? Anyone who knows me will know that I… Continue reading Why is 2011 Princess Diana documentary ‘Unlawful Killing’ still banned?

Conspiracy Theories, Cover-ups

Did you know it’s actually 1718, not 2015?

Ever heard of the Phantom Time Hypothesis? It’s a conspiracy theory that most of the Early Middle Ages never happened, that nearly three hundred fake years were added to our history. As a result, we’re not about to see in 2015 at all. It’s actually only 1718. I was meant to be writing a blog… Continue reading Did you know it’s actually 1718, not 2015?

Conspiracy Theories, Movie Reviews, TV Reviews

10 Great Conspiracy Movies and TV Series

Being a fan of conspiracy theories also makes me a fan of conspiracy movies and TV shows. Those which dramatise famous theories, or centre on government agencies and fictional organisations trying to screw with people’s lives or cover up heinous crimes. Here’s a list of ten conspiracy movies and TV series that are totally worth a… Continue reading 10 Great Conspiracy Movies and TV Series