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DIA conspiracy promoted to one of history's greatest!

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The Daily Telegraph in the UK recently compiled a list of "History's Greatest Conspiracy Theories" - and the contributors have put the murals at Denver International Airport at number five! The DIA conspiracy is beaten out only by NASA moon landings, Roswell, JFK and 9/11. The paper notes how the "strange and disturbing" murals have been used as proof of a vast conspiracy by the Illuminati and the New World Order.

For background on the murals - and interviews with the man who created them, local artist Leo Tanguma - check out the 2007 Westword feature "DIA Conspiracies Take Off." And come up with your own theories. -- Jared Jacang Maher

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