Conspiracy Corner – Reasons to not have an affair if you are the head of the CIA

This week the boys and me talked about the latest scandal in the wide world of political sport: General Petraeus and his numerous infidelities. It’s a story which keeps on giving: the FBI agent who investigated the claims seems to like sending shirtless images of himself to all and sundry.

About Matthew Dentith

Author of "The Philosophy of Conspiracy Theories" (Palgrave Macmillan), Matthew Dentith wrote his PhD on epistemic issues surrounding belief in conspiracy theories. He is a frequent media commentator on the weird and the wonderful, both locally and internationally. On occasion he can be caught dreaming about wax lions but, mostly, it is rumoured he works for elements of the New World Order.