James Tracy, Florida Atlantic University professor and Sandy Hook ‘truther,’ is at it again — this time, questioning whether the Boston Marathon bombings were staged. Tracy teaches communication and conspiracy theories at the university.
In a Monday blog post, updated Tuesday, Tracy writes:
In short, the event closely resembles a mass-casualty drill, which for training purposes are designed to be as lifelike as possible. Since it is mediated, however, and primarily experienced from afar through the careful assemblage of words, images, and the official pronouncements and commentary of celebrity journalists, it has the semblance of being for all practical purposes “real.”