Many people don’t realise why conspiracy theories are so dangerous, but the answer is actually pretty simple. Once you start down that road, things will quickly degenerate. I could have said become derailed, because there’s now also this: “Prosecutors: Engineer deliberately ran train off tracks in attempt to smash the USNS Mercy“. A train engineer, believing that a hospital ship was part of a coup – there are people out there still believing Trump’s “corona is a hoax” – trying to ram the ship with the locomotive. He gallantly did not risk himself in the process but fortunately no-one was hurt. Neither was the ship.
On another note: