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Scientific Study Reveals Conspiracy Theorists the Most Sane of All

By |2018-09-19T23:55:38+00:00October 20th, 2014|Categories: Science & Technology|Tags: , , |

If you're a conspiracy theorist, then you're crazy, right? That's been the common belief for years, but recent studies prove that just the opposite is true. Researchers -- psychologists and social scientists, mostly -- in the U.S. and United Kingdom say data indicate that, contrary to those mainstream media stereotypes, "conspiracy theorists" appear to be more sane than people who accept official versions of controversial and contested events. The most recent study was published in July 2013 by psychologists Michael J. Wood and Karen M.