On this November 22nd, hundreds of believers in the conspiracy channel known as Qanon gathered in Dealey Plaza expecting the return of JFK and/or JFK Jr.
Nothing coming from the Q “channel” actually makes sense. And that is pretty much the point. Qanon isn’t so much a movement, but a way of capturing the attention of people who are either entire uneducated or incapable of rudimentary critical thinking.
You’ve probably heard the pitch. There’s an evil conspiracy of Satan worshiping, baby-blood drinking, basement dwelling pedophiles that are secretly running all our lives from inside hidden compartments in the heads of lizard people. Maybe you’ve heard stuff that is even more outlandish.
Posts circulating several weeks into the start of President Joe Biden’s administration claim that under the Presidential Transition Enhancement Act of 2019, former President Donald Trump “retains control of the military until 60 days after the inauguration of a new President.”