MSNBC Host Faces Renewed Scrutiny

  • 2018-05-31
  • Source: Hot Air
  • by: Ed Morrissey
MSNBC Host Faces Renewed Scrutiny
Those time-traveling hackers sure do get around. Fresh off renewed scrutiny of her hostile comments about LGBT issues on her old blog, MSNBC host Joy Reid faces new questions about her encouragement of 9/11 Truther claims in 2006. Buzzfeed dug up an endorsement of the viral web video Loose Change, putting her on the same side as InfoWars’ Alex Jones:

A March 22, 2006, post to her weblog, Reidblog, archived by the Wayback Machine and titled “The official story,” links to Loose Change 9/11, a viral 80-minute web video originally released in 2005. Loose Change, which was produced in part by Infowars’ Alex Jones, alleged that the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center were in fact planned by the US government. The central claims in Loose Change have been widely debunked.

“The fundamental question is: do you believe the official story of 9/11?” the post reads. “If you do, great. If you don’t, then everything that happened after that is called into serious question. Even if you’re agnostic, or you tend to believe that al-Qaida attacked the World Trade Center and Pentagon and that the government had no warning such a thing could happen, it’s worth taking a second look.”

As Voltaire is said to have remarked, try something once and you’re a philosopher. Twice, and … well …
 Source: Hot Air
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