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A TikTok Twist on ‘PizzaGate’

A TikTok Twist on ‘PizzaGate’

A TikTok Twist on ‘PizzaGate’ A TikTok Twist on ‘PizzaGate’ This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it weekdays. One of social media’s early conspiracy theories is back, but remade in creatively horrible ways. “PizzaGate,” a baseless notion that a Washington pizza parlor was the center of a child sex abuse …

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‘PizzaGate’ Conspiracy Theory Thrives Anew in the TikTok Era

‘PizzaGate’ Conspiracy Theory Thrives Anew in the TikTok Era

‘PizzaGate’ Conspiracy Theory Thrives Anew in the TikTok Era ‘PizzaGate’ Conspiracy Theory Thrives Anew in the TikTok Era But starting in April, a confluence of factors renewed interest. A documentary promoting PizzaGate, “Out of Shadows,” made by a former Hollywood stuntman, was released on YouTube that month and passed around the QAnon community. In May, the idea that Mr. Bieber …

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