Just last week, Twitchy told you about some Obama supporters’ bizarre and wholly unfounded fear that Mitt Romney would enslave blacks if elected president. Well, the paranoia ante has been upped about 50-fold; according to the latest conspiracy, President Romney’s ultimate goal would be to see the African-American population wiped out completely.

Behold the insanity:

https://twitter.com/alecdalton11/status/256411032359170048

https://twitter.com/TITTY_2CHINNZZZ/status/258388406009221120

https://twitter.com/ZanWit_DatLean/status/258390528780021760

Wow. That’s one hell of a poll.

https://twitter.com/MACmonroee/status/258377188494147584

https://twitter.com/buddy_escobar/status/258390489873649664

https://twitter.com/MsMahli/status/258392153074593792

https://twitter.com/_iBeThatGirl/status/258389396993241090

https://twitter.com/itsJustSley_XO/status/258386881987891200

https://twitter.com/ScottieBLykShih/status/258948009604296704

https://twitter.com/Jimamesdotgov/status/258393343183163392

https://twitter.com/Savage_Hoee/status/258387122870951936

https://twitter.com/Poonie_man/status/258392945353453570

https://twitter.com/Born_a_Jewel/status/258392135882129408

https://twitter.com/KittyCodeRed/status/258396750358904833

https://twitter.com/Ayoo_Sky/status/258395209719762944

https://twitter.com/zreammuar/status/258394702330613760

Beg your pardon?

As the election draws closer, voices of reason may be more and more difficult to come by. So when we do run across one, it’s worth spotlighting:

Hear, hear! These kinds of conspiracies are ridiculous and harmfully divisive. It’s time to take off the race goggles, stop the shouting, and listen. The truth really can set you free.