In the current era of deep state conspiracy theories and legitimate flying saucers, The X-Files has never felt more relevant. The show’s cool demeanor and dedication to wrapping lies within the truth have inspired fan theories since it first premiered in 1993. Not every X-Files fan theory is a coherent explanation for some of the show’s biggest mysteries, but the following examples offer some earth-shattering insights into your favorite episodes (though not the ones that never made it to air).
Some of these theories even delve into the thought process behind the show's more controversial decisions over its two-decade history. So, for the spoiler-phobic, you'll want to read this list with your hands over your eyes.
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Scully Is Immortal
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The Smoking Man Is Using Alien Tech To Stay HealthyPhoto: 20th televison
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Scully's Child Still Has Alien Abilities
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Scully Becomes Immortal In The First FilmPhoto: 20th Century Fox
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Mulder And Scully Are Glad They Gave Up Their Son
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Mulder And Scully Have Been Hooking Up Since The Beginning Of The Series