world of weird things podcast: further down the rabbit hole with marc-andre argentino

Wondering why your relatives are sharing QAnon memes and how a fringe conspiracy theory became a global religion for the far right? Us too. That’s why we talked to an expert.
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On another extended episode of the WoWT Podcast, we talked to Marc-Andre Argentino, one of the world’s top experts on QAnon and conspiratorial ideation about how the far right conspiracy of everything has evolved to become an omnipresent menace on social media and in politics, how it’s changing in new ways, and what it will take for society to lessen its iron grip on millions’ of follower’s minds. What he told us was, well, rather disconcerting…

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Articles covered or touched on in this episode…

Down The Conspiracy Rabbit Hole With Travis View
Why Do So Many People Still Believe In QAnon?
The GOP Is Now The Party Of QAnon
QAnon And On And On
The Boomers Are Not All Right: How Social Media Obsessions Are Destroying Families

Related articles and further reading…

Today’s Politics Is Undermining Mental Health
Why Cult Leaders Are Loving The Pandemic
Social Media Propagandists Aren’t Changing Minds, And That’s Terrible News

Intro/outro by Absolute Valentine, courtesy of Lazerdiscs Records

# podcast // conspiracy / qanon / social media


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