Before Edward Snowden blew the whistle on the National Security Agency's surveillance of American citizens, tales of that kind of privacy infringement may have sounded delusional. Times have changed, though, and since the leak, more people than ever have concerns about privacy rights. Test your knowledge of what's conspiracy and what's not in our quiz.
Question 1 of 20
True or false: The U.S. government has dabbled in mind control.
Question 2 of 20
What were the CIA's mind-control experiments that started in the 1950s called?
Question 3 of 20
True or false: The U.S. government has a weaponized weather control program.
Question 4 of 20
Which Air Force base is Area 51 associated with?
Question 5 of 20
How many countries reportedly participated in the CIA's secret "black site" detention prison program?
Question 6 of 20
Who is Deep Throat?
Question 7 of 20
True or false: No plane wreckage was found at the Pentagon crash site on 9/11.
Question 8 of 20
Which heavy metal musician implied that Obama staged shootings to garner support for a gun ban?
Question 9 of 20
Between 1956 and 1971, the FBI ran a program called COINTELPRO; what did the program do?
Question 10 of 20
What percentage of people with Internet access actually read online privacy policies and terms of service agreements?
Question 11 of 20
What percentage of Americans think Lee Harvey Oswald acted alone?
Question 12 of 20
What does the acronym PRISM stand for?
Question 13 of 20
What percentage of new cars sold in the U.S. today are equipped with black boxes?
Question 14 of 20
According to rumor, where did the U.S. government experiment with time travel, teleportation and parallel dimensions?
Question 15 of 20
True or false: The Treasury Department intentionally poisoned booze in the 1920s.
Question 16 of 20
When will/did RFID chip implants become mandatory for Americans?
Question 17 of 20
What types of information might be included in a national ID system?
Question 18 of 20
True or false: North Dakota isn't a state; it's a government conspiracy.
Question 19 of 20
Which of the following is collected by the U.S. Postal Service under its Mail Isolation Control and Tracking surveillance program?
Question 20 of 20