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What caused COVID-19? 5G? Bill Gates? Bird Doctors?

Conspiracy theories are running rampant
Posted at 8:27 PM, Apr 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-15 11:39:01-04

If you are inclined to think that an avian pathologist is more likely to be creating terrible human diseases than actually studying birds, or that a billionaire philanthropist and his wife are probably really using their money to kill people, then COVID-19 created the perfect environment for your perspective to flourish.

The coronavirus pandemic combines intense international interest with an absence of information. The result: conspiracy theories.