As I put together this post, starting at around 7.30 and getting pretty long with all the quotes and links by 8.30, the browser shut down and it was lost. And yes I usually save to draft along the way but it didn’t save this time. Gone. No matter, we’ll start over.
The main sources in this range from a really “out there” conspiracy site to “Rational” Wiki at the other end of the spectrum. It’s a good exercise, not in studying conspiracy loons but in studying supposedly rational people confronted with something outside the norm which seems to have corroboration.
Let’s start with the debunking “Rational” Wiki:
Denver already had a fine airport, Stapleton International. But despite widespread protests, Denver International was built and opened in 1995, with fewer runways, thus reducing Denver’s capacity.
“Rational” Wiki goes on to explain that the old airport had reached its capacity and they just needed a new one.…