May 13, 2016 3:09 PM
|Updated: August 14, 2020 12:50 AM
The Georgia Guidestones in Elbert County have become a magnet for conspiracy theorists.
To mark Friday the 13th, we’re taking a look at conspiracy theories that have come out of Georgia. From the Altamaha-ha monster to the Georgia Guidestones, Savannah tour guide Shannon Scott breaks down some of the tallest tales to come out of the Peach State.
Celeste Headlee is an award-winning journalist who previously hosted GPB Radio’s “On Second Thought,” radio program. She has appeared on NPR, PBS World, CNN, BBC and other networks and began working as a public radio journalist in 1999.
Sean Powers was Georgia Public Broadcasting's first director of podcasting. He joined GPB in 2014 as a producer/reporter with On Second Thought, and remained with the program until 2018.
In the late 1970s, a series of child abductions and murders in Atlanta left parents frightened. Now the city is testing new DNA evidence and erecting a memorial to the victims to bring their families some closure.
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says a Utah laboratory will examine DNA evidence from a string of killings committed during the 1970s and 1980s.
QAnon is an amalgamation of conspiracy theories that have circulated on 4chan, 8chan, and 8kun since 2017. Now, some of its believers may be heading to Congress.
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