Posts Tagged ‘ Wired ’

Media Conspiracy Theories Continue to Embarrass

Feb 25th, 2011 | By | Category: Conspiracy Theories, Foreign Media

Pakistan media has already been termed ‘conspiracy-palooza‘ by one prominent magazine, and now Global Post has also taken notice of the conspiracy theories running riot in our media. Reporter Nicolas Brulliard says the Raymond Davis shooting began as a nightmare, but was quickly exploited and transformed into ‘a field day for Pakistan’s conspiracy theorists’. One […]

Pakistan Media Termed ‘Conspiracy-Palooza’

Feb 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Express Tribune, Foreign Media, The Nation

American news magazine Wired has termed the Pakistani media ‘Conspiracy-Palooza’ due to the number of conspiracy theories being circulated about the Raymond Davis case and notes that such rumours are fueling the very crisis. The article specifically mentions the role of The Nation and Express Tribune in spreading “transparently silly stories”. Al-Qaeda’s nuclear arms dealer? […]