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THINKING ABOUT " CONSPIRACY THEORIES " : 9 / 11 and JFK

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  title={THINKING ABOUT " CONSPIRACY THEORIES " : 9 / 11 and JFK},
  author={James H. Fetzer}
}
The phrase "conspiracy theory" harbors an ambiguity, since conspiracies are widespread and theories about them need not be mere speculations. The application of scientific reasoning in the form of inference to the best explanation, applied to the relevant evidence, establishes that the official account of the events of 9/11 cannot be sustained. Likelihood measures of evidential support establish that the WTC was brought down through the use of controlled demolition and that the Pentagon was not… 
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