Deftones guitarist Stephen Carpenter not too long ago mentioned his advocacy for a variety of widely-debunked conspiracy theories on an episode of a conspiracy podcast, Tin Foil Hat with Sam Tripoli.
Within the episode, Carpenter revealed he strongly believed in a number of theories which have been confirmed as false, together with being a “flat earth dude”, vaccinations being futile, virus transmission and extra.
As transcribed by Theprp, Carpenter expounded on his ideas on dwelling on a flat planet intimately.
“The only phrases for my perspective with flat Earth is solely, I do know we’re not on a spinning, flying area ball,” he stated.
“Now, what it really is and all that and, and, and to what depths it goes to, that’s all nonetheless to be found and persons are are engaged on these issues.”
Elsewhere within the episode, Carpenter shared his opinion on the possible coronavirus vaccine circulating in world information.
“[There’s] by no means been one single vaccine that’s ever labored ever,” he stated.
“All poisons, you possibly can by no means get it out of your physique, [your] physique has no means to expel it, it’s caught in you perpetually and also you simply undergo with no matter it turns into.”
When questioned in regards to the profitable Polio vaccine, Carpenter responded by saying the illness was “by no means eradicated”.
“It was…we’ve by no means really realized…I’m grateful for COVID, for instructing me the precise germ principle, and that’s the virus is one thing the physique creates,” he stated.
“You aren’t able to catching a virus from any individual. You develop viruses as a result of you will have some kind of poison or toxin inside you. And that’s your poisoned and toxined [sic] cells secreting the virus to scrub them from the physique.”
You possibly can hearken to the total episode under:
Late final month, Deftones confirmed the release date for their highly anticipated ‘White Pony’ 20th anniversary reissue, which can drop on December 11.
An accompanying remix album ‘Black Stallion’ will even be launched on the identical date. It is going to characteristic remixes of ‘White Pony’ tracks by the likes of The Cure‘s Robert Smith, Linkin Park‘s Mike Shinoda, Clams Casino, Squarepusher and extra.