Bill Gates’ Thought-Provoking Answer to the Conspiracy Theories Claiming He’s Pure Evil

Not knowing the answer is genius.

Tim Denning
Jan 19 · 5 min read
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Conspiracy Theories Are Fear in Disguise

That’s what conspiracy theories taught me. When I was hooked on conspiracy theories I was deathly afraid. I had a deep mental illness that drove my actions. Conspiracy theories helped me feel part of something bigger than myself. Conspiracy theories helped me explain the unexplainable.

The Man Who Claimed to Go to Heaven

An interesting example is the man who claimed to visit heaven. A man by the name of Alex Malarkey was involved in a car accident that put him in a coma. Six years later he published a book about how he visited heaven. Obviously, people were fascinated (I know I was) by his story. It allowed humans to dream of this magical place many had wanted to visit.

Why Do People Spread Conspiracy Theories About Bill?

There are many reasons. Here are a few explanations based on my research and years of being obsessed with conspiracy theories.

  • You can let your imagination run wild.
  • Conspiracy theories provide answers to the unexplained.
  • You can make money from spreading conspiracy theories.
  • Conspiracy theories can differentiate your social media brand in a crowded online marketplace.
  • Chasing conspiracy theories can cure you of boredom.
  • An obsession for conspiracy can be a sign of mental illness (like it was for me in the early 2000s).

Bill Gates’ Answer to the Conspiracy Theories About Him

Bill is an easy target for conspiracy theories. His odd pursuits of helping the Third World, his obsession for vaccines, and his thirst for technology, all give him the perfect radical character traits needed to create a horror movie, where he is an evil genius trying to take over the world.

Explanation #1 from Bill

Conspiracy theories simplify complex topics and that’s why they’re easy to click on and accidentally believe. It’s easier, Bill says, to believe he is evil than to explain complex biology that causes natural events like pandemics. “Make the truth more interesting,” could be one way to defeat silly conspiracy theories.

Explanation #2 from Bill

“I wish I had the answer.” That’s right. Bill admits he doesn’t have the answer to why people spread conspiracy theories about him. This is true genius.

Final Thought

Humans do crazy stuff when we’re fearful. Don’t let conspiracy theories take over your brain and delude you from the truth. Bill Gates isn’t trying to take over the world — he’s part of the solution, fighting the good fight.

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