Louis C.K.’s Hardcore Porn Doppelganger: A Great Reddit Conspiracy

Jordan Sargent · 08/13/15 03:02PM

A few weeks ago, a Reddit user was watching a gangbang on Pornhub. Just as one of the men was about to ejaculate onto the chest of the woman on the receiving end, something caught the Redditor’s ear. Was that the familiar whine of...Louis C.K.?

Is Ancient History Completely Made Up By 'The Man'?

Adam Weinstein · 04/01/15 09:17AM

Assume a notable story on a notable day in history—the lunar landing, say—was fabricated. Now assume that 400,000 to 2 million such days were concocted. You begin to get a sense of the scope of New Chronology, the "empirico-statistical" theory that much of human history is a fiction assembled to serve the powerful.

Foreign Countries Sure Are Donating a Lot to America's Think Tanks

Matthew Phelan · 09/16/14 03:10PM

If this New York Times website is to be believed, foreign governments have found the generous funding of U.S. policy institutes to be a handy way of covertly lobbying in Washington. But: Could multimillion-dollar donations, sometimes with explicit contractual stipulations, actually sway these great thinkers?

Putin's Celebrity Friendships​ Put His Heart in Grave Danger

Matthew Phelan · 08/21/14 03:03PM

Vladimir Putin is a man. He has budding friendships with famous actors Gérard Depardieu and Mickey Rourke—and a deep bond with action hero Steven Seagal. Seagal took to the stage at a pro-Russian concert in Crimea, not long ago. Rest assured, when sanctions fail, the West will hit Putin here, where it hurts most.

Obama’s Plot to Steal Texas Is So Crazy, It Just Might Be Untrue

Matthew Phelan · 07/01/14 09:30AM

There's a humanitarian crisis erupting on our nation's southern border. Or there is a ruthless plot — orchestrated by the Obama administration — to irrevocably shift the demography of Texas, and thus the whole country, into the Democratic Party's favor. Forever. Rational adults can differ on this. Let's examine.