Conspiracy theories on the internet have been one of the most entertaining reads for a very long time. However, the latest conspiracy theory that is spreading on the social media is that Australia, the country, does not exist. A Facebook post which explains how Australia is a hoax has gone viral on the internet. The country with a population of 24.4 million people is being claimed to be a myth that was created by the Britain! This Facebook post explains how Australia was set up by the Britain to hide a genocide of 1,62,000 people.Also Read - T20 World Cup: Big Effort From the Guys To Get Us to the Last Over, says Temba Bavuma
The viral conspiracy theory has taken the internet by a storm as the Facebook post has been shared by almost 20000 people. Written by Shelley Floryd, the post explains Australia was created to distract people from various key issued and to prove that Britain had moved over their criminals to someplace. The mind-boggling conspiracy theory has been widely discussed in the cyberspace, and angry Australians are all bashing up the author of the post, while others claim that she is under the influence of drugs. Uttar Pradesh government orders judicial probe to solve the mystery behind Gumnami Baba, rumoured to be Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose.
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The post begins directly with the explanation of why the myth of Australia was created. “Australia is not real. It’s a hoax, made for us to believe that Britain moved over their criminals to someplace. In reality, all these criminals were loaded off the ships into the waters, drowning before they could see land ever again.” Shelley Floryd writes. The author also argues with any person who has every been in Australia saying, “If you think you’ve ever been to Australia, you’re terribly wrong. The plane pilots are all in on this, and have in all actuality only flown you to islands close nearby.” Also Read - Australia vs South Africa Live Streaming ICC T20 World Cup 2021 in India: When and Where to Watch AUS vs SA Live Stream Cricket Match Online on Disney+ Hotstar; TV Telecast on Star Sports
The conspiracy theory goes on to say that Australia is one of the biggest hoaxes ever created and people who pose as Australians are actually actors hired by the Brittan government. The main reason behind this conspiracy, according to Floryd, is to hide the greatest genocides in history where 162,000 people were killed in the last 80 years. While this theory is, of course, false and Australia is a real country, we could not help but marvel at the thought process of the author.
Read the entire Facebook post here.
The conspiracy theory is being shared with the hashtag, #AustraliaisNOTreal, and the author of the post has actually asked people to join the movement and spread the word that Australia is not real! The conspiracy theory has brought death threats to the writer, and people from Australia are infuriated at her accusations. Some of the Australians have even threatened to beat her up by finding her IP address. However, in the world of conspiracy theories, one cannot argue that this was one of the most hilarious and unreal ones!