Zombie: 9/11 Truth March at the Democratic National Convention

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(Cross-posted at Pajamas Media.)

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On the second day of the Democratic National Convention in Denver, a “truther” organization called We Are Change sponsored the convention’s “9/11 Truth March.” I didn’t expect more than a few dozen people to show up, but was surprised and a little disturbed at how large it actually turned out to be — the crowd numbered in the hundreds, not the dozens.

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I really, really wonder what thought processes go through these people’s minds; I’ve been photographing truthers for nearly six years now and I still don’t have the slightest clue as to what motivates them.

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Aside from the obvious: Dementia.

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Or: Naiveté.

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It doesn’t matter how many times their conspiracy theories are debunked (such as WTC Building 7, as shown here); they just plow forward and keep believing, facts be damned.

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The usual cast of governmental villains were imprisoned in “God’s Gitmo,” which I suppose is the modern term for “Hell.”

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This was an interesting riff on “Recreate 68.” It seems the truthers want nothing less than to overthrow our government in a total political revolution.

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This sign might have more accurately read, “10 Conspiracy Theories Leading to Insanity.”

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Here’s the We Are Change truck. They reject Obama and McCain, because they’re obviously both in on the Big Lie.

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The War on Terror is a … hoax? You mean, I don’t have to wait in line at the airport? Alright!

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Masked faces, UFO buffs — that about sums things up.

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