In 2011, on the anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, Errol Morris explored the story behind the one man seen standing under an open black umbrella at the site.

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Who Was the Umbrella Man? | JFK Assassination Documentary | The New York Times

11 thoughts on “Who Was the Umbrella Man? | JFK Assassination Documentary | The New York Times”
  1. While everyone else is reacting to the shooting, the Umbrella Man closes the umbrella and casually walks away. Is that a signal that the hit has been made and successful?

  2. So they construct a lie to cover a lie and there for there was no conspiracy, got it.

  3. The absurdity and wild explanation makes a semblance of sense to me. I have not heard any other explanations other than being weird, strange and bigger than it probably really is.

  4. There's nothing sinister about someone that's allergic to sun exposure! I've taken care of several people that has that allergy & it really sucks!

  5. This has already been explained. And as usual, it’s not weird at all, it’s perfectly explained.

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