“ The belief in wild conspiracy theories, believe it or not, is a survival method, embedded in our DNA”
Kinda like denial… i.e. if you’re being stalked by a predator, and you just put your head down and pretend the tiger’s not there, you might not try to run, then it might miss you; and so you might live to produce other irrational denialists.
That’s clearly what’s happening with Hillary-supporters, in fact it’s a base requirement for supporting the Clintons — — as with ANY Bolsheviks, thinking they’re on your side.
Term invented in Soviet Russia to describe people who blindly supported the likes of Lenin and Stalin while they committed atrocity after atrocity.
Today, it refers to brainwashed liberals and leftists the world over (usually college students that aren’t necessarily idiots, but just misinformed, naive, and ignorant of facts due to being indoctrinated with liberal/socialist propaganda through their public education) who believe that George W. Bush has committed more crimes against humanity than leftist darlings like Saddam Hussain, Yasser Arafat, and Osama Bin Laden, and still defend Communism, the cause of over 100 million deaths to this day.