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17th Jan '17 4:21:20 PM AnoneMouseJr
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* Around 2014/15, there was a rumor about the "8 Goddess(es)", a secret society of the 8 riches women of South Korea, ruling the country and using the President as a prop to enforce their goals onto the country. At first it seemed like a bad joke and weak theory until in Late October, 2016 then-current President Park Geun-hye had to admit that ''it was all true''. She was manipulated by the group for decades and they amassed enough power to stand toe to toe to elected officials and enacted policies that only served to make them more money and influence in government politics. When the conspiracy was revealed, there was mass protests in the streets calling for Park to resign. On December 9, 2016 Park was impeached and Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn was granted to serve as the Acting President until the next election.

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* Around 2014/15, there was a rumor about the "8 Goddess(es)", a secret society of the 8 riches richest women of South Korea, ruling the country and using the President as a prop to enforce their goals onto the country. At first it seemed like a bad joke and weak theory until in Late October, 2016 then-current President Park Geun-hye had to admit that ''it was all true''. She was manipulated by the group for decades and they amassed enough power to stand toe to toe to elected officials and enacted policies that only served to make them more money and influence in government politics. When the conspiracy was revealed, there was mass protests in the streets calling for Park to resign. On December 9, 2016 Park was impeached and Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn was granted to serve as the Acting President until the next election.
9th Jan '17 4:41:00 PM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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* Given the parallels between the Death Star's destruction in ''Film/ANewHope'' and 9/11, someone made [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cEPazLTGceI a video alleging that the Death Star's destruction was an inside job]] (parodying the 9/11 truthers' arguments).

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* Given the parallels between the Death Star's destruction in ''Film/ANewHope'' and 9/11, someone inevitably made [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cEPazLTGceI a video alleging that the Death Star's destruction was an inside job]] (parodying the 9/11 truthers' arguments). [[spoiler:As of ''Film/RogueOne'', this one turned out to be true: one of the Death Star's architects secretly added a weakness that the rebels could use to destroy it.]]



* The most infamous and horrific example would likely be UsefulNotes/TheHolocaust, the massive genocide committed by UsefulNotes/NaziGermany against six million Jews and at least five million other people considered "undesirable" ({{Romani}}, homosexuals, political prisoners, people with various disabilities, et cetera). Furthermore, it was committed in secret -- until the death camps were finally liberated and the Nazis' classified files discovered, nobody knew what was going on, with the Nazis' official line being that the victims were merely being [[ReleasedToElsewhere "relocated"]] and [[EmpireWithADarkSecret many Germans none the wiser]] (though some suspected it even then). Unlike other conspiracy theories, whose ''believers'' are considered crazy, people who ''deny'' the Holocaust are almost universally agreed to be on the crazy side of this issue, and with good reason. The evidence that it happened is absolutely overwhelming, the evidence that it ''didn't'' happen is bogus, virtually all historians and other sane people acknowledge that it happened, and the people who don't are usually anti-Semites. This gives the deniers the odd combination of saying "It didn't happen, but wouldn't it be great if it did?"

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* The most infamous and horrific example would likely be UsefulNotes/TheHolocaust, the massive genocide committed by UsefulNotes/NaziGermany against six million Jews and at least five million other people considered "undesirable" ({{Romani}}, homosexuals, sexual minorities, political prisoners, people with various disabilities, et cetera). Furthermore, it was committed in secret -- until the death camps were finally liberated and the Nazis' classified files discovered, nobody knew what was going on, with the Nazis' official line being that the victims were merely being [[ReleasedToElsewhere "relocated"]] and [[EmpireWithADarkSecret many Germans none the wiser]] (though some suspected it even then). Unlike other conspiracy theories, whose ''believers'' are considered crazy, people who ''deny'' the Holocaust are almost universally agreed to be on the crazy side of this issue, and with good reason. The evidence that it happened is absolutely overwhelming, the evidence that it ''didn't'' happen is bogus, virtually all historians and other sane people acknowledge that it happened, and the people who don't are usually anti-Semites. This gives the deniers the odd combination of saying "It didn't happen, but wouldn't it be great if it did?"
9th Jan '17 4:37:41 PM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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* The most horrific example, and the most infamous one, would likely be UsefulNotes/TheHolocaust, the massive genocide committed by UsefulNotes/NaziGermany against six million Jews and at least five million other people considered "undesirable" ({{Romani}}, homosexuals, political prisoners, people with various disabilities, et cetera). Furthermore, it was committed in secret -- until the death camps were finally liberated and the Nazis' classified files discovered, nobody knew what was going on, with the Nazis' official line being that the victims were merely being [[ReleasedToElsewhere "relocated"]] and [[EmpireWithADarkSecret many Germans none the wiser]] (though some suspected it even then). Unlike other conspiracy theories, whose ''believers'' are considered crazy, people who ''deny'' the Holocaust are almost universally agreed to be on the crazy side of this issue, and with good reason. The evidence that it happened is absolutely overwhelming, the evidence that it ''didn't'' happen is bogus, virtually all historians and other sane people acknowledge that it happened, and the people who don't are usually anti-Semites. This gives the deniers the odd combination of saying "It didn't happen, but wouldn't it be great if it did?"

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* The most horrific example, and the most infamous one, and horrific example would likely be UsefulNotes/TheHolocaust, the massive genocide committed by UsefulNotes/NaziGermany against six million Jews and at least five million other people considered "undesirable" ({{Romani}}, homosexuals, political prisoners, people with various disabilities, et cetera). Furthermore, it was committed in secret -- until the death camps were finally liberated and the Nazis' classified files discovered, nobody knew what was going on, with the Nazis' official line being that the victims were merely being [[ReleasedToElsewhere "relocated"]] and [[EmpireWithADarkSecret many Germans none the wiser]] (though some suspected it even then). Unlike other conspiracy theories, whose ''believers'' are considered crazy, people who ''deny'' the Holocaust are almost universally agreed to be on the crazy side of this issue, and with good reason. The evidence that it happened is absolutely overwhelming, the evidence that it ''didn't'' happen is bogus, virtually all historians and other sane people acknowledge that it happened, and the people who don't are usually anti-Semites. This gives the deniers the odd combination of saying "It didn't happen, but wouldn't it be great if it did?"
26th Dec '16 6:42:43 PM DastardlyDemolition
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* Around 2014/15, there was a rumor about the "8 Goddess(es)", a secret society of the 8 riches women of South Korea, ruling the country and using the President as a prop to enforce their goals onto the country. At first it seemed like a bad joke and weak theory until in Late October, 2016 then-current President Park Geun-hye had to admit that ''it was all true''. She was manipulated by the group for decades and they amassed enough power to stand toe to toe to elected officials and enacted policies that only served to make them more money and influencal. When the conspiracy was revealed, there was mass protests in the streets calling for Park to resign.

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* Around 2014/15, there was a rumor about the "8 Goddess(es)", a secret society of the 8 riches women of South Korea, ruling the country and using the President as a prop to enforce their goals onto the country. At first it seemed like a bad joke and weak theory until in Late October, 2016 then-current President Park Geun-hye had to admit that ''it was all true''. She was manipulated by the group for decades and they amassed enough power to stand toe to toe to elected officials and enacted policies that only served to make them more money and influencal.influence in government politics. When the conspiracy was revealed, there was mass protests in the streets calling for Park to resign. On December 9, 2016 Park was impeached and Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn was granted to serve as the Acting President until the next election.
20th Dec '16 6:57:16 AM ScrewySqrl
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* The most horrific example, and the most infamous one, would likely be UsefulNotes/TheHolocaust, the massive genocide committed by UsefulNotes/NaziGermany against six million Jews and at least five million other people considered "undesirable" ({{Romani}}, homosexuals, political prisoners, people with various disabilities, et cetera). Furthermore, it was committed in secret -- until the death camps were finally liberated and the Nazis' classified files discovered, nobody knew what was going on, with the Nazis' official line being that the victims were merely being [[ReleasedToElsewhere "relocated"]] and [[EmpireWithADarkSecret many Germans none the wiser]] (though some suspected it even then). Unlike other conspiracy theories, whose ''believers'' are considered crazy, people who ''deny'' the Holocaust are almost universally agreed to be on the crazy side of this issue, and with good reason. The evidence that it happened is absolutely overwhelming, the evidence that it ''didn't'' happen is bogus, virtually all historians and other sane people acknowledge that it happened, and the people who don't are usually anti-Semites.

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* The most horrific example, and the most infamous one, would likely be UsefulNotes/TheHolocaust, the massive genocide committed by UsefulNotes/NaziGermany against six million Jews and at least five million other people considered "undesirable" ({{Romani}}, homosexuals, political prisoners, people with various disabilities, et cetera). Furthermore, it was committed in secret -- until the death camps were finally liberated and the Nazis' classified files discovered, nobody knew what was going on, with the Nazis' official line being that the victims were merely being [[ReleasedToElsewhere "relocated"]] and [[EmpireWithADarkSecret many Germans none the wiser]] (though some suspected it even then). Unlike other conspiracy theories, whose ''believers'' are considered crazy, people who ''deny'' the Holocaust are almost universally agreed to be on the crazy side of this issue, and with good reason. The evidence that it happened is absolutely overwhelming, the evidence that it ''didn't'' happen is bogus, virtually all historians and other sane people acknowledge that it happened, and the people who don't are usually anti-Semites. This gives the deniers the odd combination of saying "It didn't happen, but wouldn't it be great if it did?"
26th Nov '16 2:03:15 AM Korodzik
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* The cover-up surrounding the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hillsborough_disaster Hillsborough disaster]], the largest stadium-related disaster in British history in which a series of safety failures led to 96 Liverpool fans being crushed to death. An independent panel in 2012 concluded that there had been a "strenuous attempt" to deflect blame for the disaster away from the emergency services and onto Liverpool supporters, including editing 164 eyewitness statements to remove references to the police's failures and the fabrication of stories about fans rushing the gates and attacking police.



* Twenty-seven years later, it has finally emerged that the Hillsborough stadium disaster of 1989 (in which 96 people died in a crush at a football stadium in Sheffield, England) was in fact due to incompetent handling by the West Yorkshire Police. Police, politicians and national newspapers colluded to hide the truth and transfer the blame to the visiting Liverpool fans, who were described as drunken criminal thugs and other slanders. The fact the secret was kept for so long is blamed largely on a culture of ''omerta'' among British policemen which makes the Mafia look loose-lipped blabbermouths by comparison. Even policemen who were honest, blameless and who had no part in the bad decision-making felt intimidated into silence by the dominant culture of their service even if they were privately horrified by the event. Add in [[BritishNewspapers a red-top press]] keen to label all football fans as criminal scum, and what was then a [[MargaretThatcher Thatcher government]] with no love for the working classes and a perceived need to support the police right or wrong, and you get that rare thing - a conspiracy that worked where nobody broke ranks. Until the inquest came along - 27 years after the event.

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* Twenty-seven years later, it has finally emerged that the Hillsborough stadium disaster of 1989 (in which 96 people died in a crush at a football stadium in Sheffield, England) was in fact due to incompetent handling by the West Yorkshire Police. Police, politicians and national newspapers colluded to hide the truth and transfer the blame to the visiting Liverpool fans, who were described as drunken criminal thugs and other slanders. The fact the secret was kept for so long is blamed largely on a culture of ''omerta'' among British policemen which makes the Mafia look loose-lipped blabbermouths by comparison. Even policemen who were honest, blameless and who had no part in the bad decision-making felt intimidated into silence by the dominant culture of their service even if they were privately horrified by the event. Add in [[BritishNewspapers a red-top press]] keen to label all football fans as criminal scum, and what was then a [[MargaretThatcher Thatcher government]] with no love for the working classes and a perceived need to support the police right or wrong, and you get that rare thing - a conspiracy that worked where nobody broke ranks. Until the inquest came along - 27 years after the event. An independent panel in 2012 concluded that there had been a "strenuous attempt" to deflect blame for the disaster away from the emergency services and onto Liverpool supporters, including editing 164 eyewitness statements to remove references to the police's failures and the fabrication of stories about fans rushing the gates and attacking police.
* Around 2014/15, there was a rumor about the "8 Goddess(es)", a secret society of the 8 riches women of South Korea, ruling the country and using the President as a prop to enforce their goals onto the country. At first it seemed like a bad joke and weak theory until in Late October, 2016 then-current President Park Geun-hye had to admit that ''it was all true''. She was manipulated by the group for decades and they amassed enough power to stand toe to toe to elected officials and enacted policies that only served to make them more money and influencal. When the conspiracy was revealed, there was mass protests in the streets calling for Park to resign.
21st Jul '16 6:26:58 AM dmcreif
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** There is actually something else that needs to be understood about Watergate. The popular perception of Watergate is that Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward from ''The Washington Post'' found out about a corrupt government conspiracy, investigated it and brought the President down. While Woodward in particular was already investigating the break-in, this wouldn't have gotten him nearly so far without the intervention of the mysterious "Deep Throat", who fed Woodward and Bernstein information that allowed them to pursue it much further than they would otherwise have been able to. In 2005, "Deep Throat" was revealed to be Mark Felt, the FBI official in charge of the government's internal investigation into the break-in. Mark Felt had it in against Nixon, who promoted someone else to be the director of the FBI instead of himself. Felt had the investigative resources to catch Nixon in the act, and leaked his findings to the media. What is commonly understood to be a cool morality play of young journalists speaking truth to power has an element of truth to it, but it's often overlooked that Woodward and Bernstein were enabled and assisted by a rogue FBI official striking against his boss. Or said government conspiracy being blown open by a man who realized things had gone too far, [[AlternativeCharacterInterpretation if you want to take a more altruistic view of Felt]]. In fact Felt was under investigation himself for illegal FBI actions of the time, such as warrantless searches of residences and [[JackBauerInterrogationTechnique dangling people out of windows by their ankles]] to get information on the Weather Underground, which he was convicted of, but pardoned by President UsefulNotes/RonaldReagan as his appeal was pending. Either way, this actually serves to undercut the idea of the 'omnipotent all-controlling government' even further; an entire shadowy conspiracy was undercut and brought down by something as simple as a disgruntled employee.
** Another thing not widely understood about Watergate was just what it was all about. Most people seem to remember that operatives of the Committee To Re-Elect the President broke into a Democratic Party office to spy on the enemy. True enough, but this was merely the tail end of a CREEP conspiracy that started not long after Nixon took office, the goal of which was to undermine the nomination campaign of every Democratic presidential contender but George [=McGovern=], who was judged the easiest to beat in 1972. They even had a backup plan, in case [=McGovern=] did too well: they'd managed to find and hide the psychiatric treatment records of [=McGovern=]'s VP nominee, Eagleton, which they then leaked in order to damage the [=McGovern=] campaign. The damage was enough to just about sink it. The story is told in depth in ''Nixonland,'' by Mark Perlstein.
** One more thing that is often forgotten is the fact that Watergate wasn't an isolated incident. The White House "Plumbers", which was effectively a secret police Nixon compiled out of ex-CIA and FBI members, were active throughout Nixon's first term. Nixon was a very paranoid man who falsely believed in many non-existent conspiracies against him. Thus, he assembled "The Plumbers" to undermine and/or discredit those who he believed were behind conspiracies against him, who ranged from major political figures, members of his staff to celebrities on his infamous "enemies list". The mere existence of "The Plumbers" on their own was extremely unconstitutional and grounds for impeachment, and everything they did throughout Nixon's first term were abuses of power on his part. The Watergate break-in was simply what caused Nixon to get caught. Even then, there wasn't enough evidence to implicate Nixon in the break-in; he only got tied into it when he tried to thwart the FBI's investigation into the break-in and cover it up, and he did that because he (correctly) predicted that the investigation of the break-in would reveal all the other abuses of power he was engaging in. And that is why Watergate became as huge as it did - it snowballed into the revelation that President Nixon had his own secret police running around ending the careers of everyone he distrusted and that he had basically rigged the 1972 election in his favor. And that is also why the public was hungry for Nixon's head on a platter after the scandal broke, and became so outraged at UsefulNotes/GeraldFord's pardon of him.

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** There is actually something else that needs to be understood about Watergate. The popular perception of Watergate is that Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward from ''The Washington Post'' found out about a corrupt government conspiracy, investigated it and brought the President down. While chief editor Ben Bradlee had already assigned Woodward in particular was already investigating to cover the story of the break-in, this wouldn't have gotten him nearly so far without the intervention of the mysterious "Deep Throat", who fed Woodward and Bernstein information that allowed them to pursue it much further than they would otherwise have been able to. In 2005, "Deep Throat" was revealed to be Mark Felt, the FBI Associate Director and the official in charge of the government's internal investigation into the break-in.break-in[[note]]Though many had speculated that Felt was "Deep Throat" from as early as 1974, when Woodward and Bernstein first published ''All the President's Men''[[/note]]. Mark Felt had it in against Nixon, who promoted someone else to be the director of the FBI instead of himself. Felt had the investigative resources to catch Nixon in the act, and leaked his findings to the media. What is commonly understood to be a cool morality play of young journalists speaking truth to power has an element of truth to it, but it's often overlooked that Woodward and Bernstein were enabled and assisted by a rogue FBI official striking against his boss. Or said government conspiracy being blown open by a man who realized things had gone too far, [[AlternativeCharacterInterpretation if you want to take a more altruistic view of Felt]]. In fact Felt was under investigation himself for illegal FBI actions of the time, such as warrantless searches of residences and [[JackBauerInterrogationTechnique dangling people out of windows by their ankles]] to get information on the Weather Underground, which he was convicted of, but pardoned by President UsefulNotes/RonaldReagan as his appeal was pending. Either way, this actually serves to undercut the idea of the 'omnipotent all-controlling government' even further; an entire shadowy conspiracy was undercut and brought down by something as simple as a disgruntled employee.
** Another thing not widely understood about Watergate was just what it was all about. Most people seem to remember that operatives of the Committee To Re-Elect the President broke into a Democratic Party office to spy on the enemy. True enough, but this was merely the tail end of a CREEP conspiracy that started not long after Nixon took office, the goal of which was to undermine the nomination campaign of every Democratic presidential contender but George [=McGovern=], who was judged the easiest to beat in 1972. They even had a backup plan, in case [=McGovern=] did too well: they'd managed to find and hide the psychiatric treatment records of [=McGovern=]'s VP nominee, nominee Thomas Eagleton, which they then leaked in order to damage the [=McGovern=] campaign. The damage was enough to just about sink it. The story is told in depth in ''Nixonland,'' by Mark Perlstein.
** One more **The most important thing about Watergate, and one that is often forgotten forgotten, is the fact that Watergate it wasn't an isolated incident. The During his first term, Nixon had formed the White House "Plumbers", which was effectively a secret police Nixon compiled out of ex-CIA and FBI members, were active throughout Nixon's first term.members. Nixon was a very paranoid man who falsely believed in many non-existent conspiracies against him. Thus, he assembled "The Plumbers" to undermine and/or discredit those who he believed were behind conspiracies against him, who ranged from major political figures, members of his staff to celebrities on his infamous "enemies list". The mere existence of "The Plumbers" on their own was extremely unconstitutional and grounds for impeachment, and everything they did throughout Nixon's first term were abuses of power on his part. The Watergate break-in was simply what caused Nixon to get caught. Even then, there wasn't enough evidence to implicate Nixon in the break-in; [[RevealingCoverUp he only got tied into it when he tried to thwart the FBI's investigation into the break-in and cover it up, up]], and he did that because he (correctly) predicted that the investigation of the break-in would reveal all the other abuses of power he was engaging in. And that is why Watergate became as huge as it did - it a simple break-in snowballed into the revelation that President Nixon had his own secret police running around ending the careers of everyone he distrusted and that he had basically rigged the 1972 election in his favor. And that is also why the public was hungry for Nixon's head on a platter after the scandal broke, and became so outraged at UsefulNotes/GeraldFord's pardon of him.
14th May '16 5:22:05 PM AgProv
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* Twenty-seven years later, it has finally emerged that the Hillsborough stadium disaster of 1989 (in which 96 people died in a crush at a football stadium in Sheffield, England) was in fact due to incompetent handling by the West Yorkshire Police. Police, politicians and national newspapers colluded to hide the truth and transfer the blame to the visiting Liverpool fans, who were described as drunken criminal thugs and other slanders. The fact the secret was kept for so long is blamed largely on a culture of ''omerta'' among British policemen which makes the Mafia look tight-lipped by comparison. Even policemen who were honest, blameless and who had no part in the bad decision-making felt intimidated into silence by the dominant culture of their service even if they were privately horrified by the event. Add in [[BritishNewspapers a red-top press]] keen to label all football fans as criminal scum, and what was then a [[MargaretThatcher Thatcher government]] with no love for the working classes and a perceived need to support the police right or wrong, and you get that rare thing - a conspiracy that worked where nobody broke ranks. Until the inquest came along - 27 years after the event.

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* Twenty-seven years later, it has finally emerged that the Hillsborough stadium disaster of 1989 (in which 96 people died in a crush at a football stadium in Sheffield, England) was in fact due to incompetent handling by the West Yorkshire Police. Police, politicians and national newspapers colluded to hide the truth and transfer the blame to the visiting Liverpool fans, who were described as drunken criminal thugs and other slanders. The fact the secret was kept for so long is blamed largely on a culture of ''omerta'' among British policemen which makes the Mafia look tight-lipped loose-lipped blabbermouths by comparison. Even policemen who were honest, blameless and who had no part in the bad decision-making felt intimidated into silence by the dominant culture of their service even if they were privately horrified by the event. Add in [[BritishNewspapers a red-top press]] keen to label all football fans as criminal scum, and what was then a [[MargaretThatcher Thatcher government]] with no love for the working classes and a perceived need to support the police right or wrong, and you get that rare thing - a conspiracy that worked where nobody broke ranks. Until the inquest came along - 27 years after the event.
28th Apr '16 8:50:04 AM AgProv
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* Twenty-seven years later, it has finally emerged that the Hillsborough stadium disaster of 1989 (in which 96 people died in a crush at a football stadium in Sheffield, England) was in fact due to incompetent handling by the West Yorkshire Police. Police, politicians and national newspapers colluded to hide the truth and transfer the blame to the visiting Liverpool fans, who were described as drunken criminal thugs and other slanders. The fact the secret was kept for so long is blamed largely on a culture of ''omerta'' among British policemen which makes the Mafia look tight-lipped by comparison. Even policemen who were honest, blameless and who had no part in the bad decision-making felt intimidated into silence by the dominant culture of their service even if they were privately horrified by the event. Add in [[BritishNewspapers a red-top press]] keen to label all football fans as criminal scum, and what was then a [[MargaretThatcher Thatcher government]] with no love for the working classes and a perceived need to support the police right or wrong, and you get that rare thing - a conspiracy that worked where nobody broke ranks. Until the inquest came along - 27 years after the event.
6th Apr '16 6:14:30 AM DracoKanji
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* There's also the old one that UsefulNotes/KentuckyFriedChicken started to secretly use [[ArtificialMeat vat grown meat]] and changed its name to KFC in-order to stop people suing or the goverment from cracking down by removing the word chicken. It was actually because fried foods had been increasingly considered unhealthy and the company wanted to distance itself from [[UnfortunateIngredients the stigma around the word "fried"]]; indeed, the menus use the word "chicken" multiple times.
** Somewhat HilariousInHindsight when you recall the major fuss that was made about the first steps towards ArtificialMeat in 2012-2013. Even more so now that they're trying to use a wave of old-time nostalgia for the same purpose; besides using an actor to portray founder and mascot Colonel Sanders [[note]]at one point Creator/NormMacDonald)[[/note]], they're now labeling their buckets as - you guessed it - "Kentucky Fried Chicken" again.

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* There's also the old one that UsefulNotes/KentuckyFriedChicken started to secretly use [[ArtificialMeat vat grown meat]] and changed its name to KFC in-order to stop people suing or the goverment from cracking down by removing the word chicken. It was actually because fried foods had been increasingly considered unhealthy and the company wanted to distance itself from [[UnfortunateIngredients the stigma around the word "fried"]]; indeed, the menus use the word "chicken" multiple times.
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times. Somewhat HilariousInHindsight when you recall the major fuss that was made about the first steps towards ArtificialMeat in 2012-2013. Even more so now that they're trying to use a wave of old-time nostalgia for the same purpose; besides using an actor to portray founder and mascot Colonel Sanders [[note]]at one point Creator/NormMacDonald)[[/note]], they're now labeling their buckets as - you guessed it - "Kentucky Fried Chicken" again.
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