Occam’s Razor states “when you

Occam’s Razor states “when you have two competing theories which make exactly the same predictions, the one that is simpler is the better.”

What’s weird is that faced with the choice that a story was real, and maybe some of the details were sketchy, and the story was an elaborate hoax involving hundreds of emails, dozens of phone calls, hundreds and hundreds of hours of time spent sending instant messages, and megabytes of written text, the one that was much more work seems to be true.