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Josephine Cashman (Image: AAP/Mick Tsikas)

The "rising movement" of whacko conspiracy theorists in Australia -- the whole QAnon, shape-shifting lizards stuff -- has found a new recruit in Josephine Cashman, and the mainstream right has a new embarrassment.

In the past few days, Cashman has sent out a storm of tweets alleging that the sinister international global conspiracy is manifested in Australia by... the success of Bruce Pascoe's book Dark Emu.  

Remember Josephine Cashman?