The connection between this example and conspiracy theory is that many of the lies disseminated by corrupt leaders are carefully crafted and surrounded by enough truth so that most people do not notice the lie. Developing discernment is necessary to reveal these types of lies.
Great stuff Arjuna, what about the number 9? Is there something supernatural about it? ;-) and can you explain the NSA identifyer, is it real? can you track or check to see if the NSA is monitoring your computer?