It appears Kyrie Irving’s flat Earth theory is rounding into form inside some classrooms stateside. Remember a few months ago when the 25-year-old star NBA point guard declared the Earth to be flat while on the basketball podcast Road Trippin’? Well, Irving’s geographical conspiracy theory has apparently influenced at least a few young students in the United States.
Every Tuesday at 6 p.m., three dozen Coloradans from every corner of the state assemble in the windowless back room of a small Fort Collins coffee shop. They have met 16 times since March, most nights talking through the ins and outs of their shared faith until the owners kick them out at closing.