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Meteor Truther: Jose Canseco Says ‘No Way’ Meteorite Hit Russia Today

Hundreds of videos, one thousand injured and the devastation evident for miles: a meteor blew up over Russia on Thursday as it careened through the atmosphere. That is, if you believe the government and the media, man! No one is fooling former Major League Baseball player Jose Canseco, who tweeted that there is absolutely “no way” a meteorite was “in” Russia today.

For 15 minutes, Canseco declined to offer any theories about what he thought the event over Russia could have been if it was not a meteor. Was the explosion the result of some yet-undisclosed weaponry used by the Russian (or American) government? Or perhaps there was no explosion at all. Maybe this event was simply a mass hallucination reinforced by a variety of doctored videos?

Then, he chimed in: Clearly, the culprit behind this event was North Korea:

Surely there will be an entire subculture dedicated to debunking the myth that a meteorite fell to earth on Thursday. And the world will be a more entertaining place for it.

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