“A conspiracy theory has taken root in China,” says Liu Yawei, director of the China program at the Carter Center in Atlanta.
As I said, the conspiracy theory version never made any sense.
But they come up with a conspiracy theory and suddenly they are somebody.
Increasingly, conservatives are trying to replace one conspiracy theory with another, accusing liberals of spreading birtherism.
The conspiracy theory seemed farfetched, even given the order-obsessed administration of Prime Minister Naoto Kan.
But I cannot help but wonder about the origin of this conspiracy theory.
Espousing a conspiracy theory is a grand narcissistic device.
A more likely conspiracy theory claims the de-ranking was the work of a hacker.
The basis for the modern-day sovereign belief system is a conspiracy theory that is as outrageous as it is confusing.
Needless to say, the conspiracy theory has long been discarded.