pizzagate

Pizzagate Peddler Tries To Defend Slander Of Chrissy Teigen And John Legend–And Fails (TWEETS/VIDEOS)

Pizzagate Peddler Tries To Defend Slander Of Chrissy Teigen And John Legend–And Fails (TWEETS/VIDEOS)

Most of the reality-based world knows that Pizzagate is a hoax. There is no evidence whatsoever of a wide-ranging pedophilia and sex trafficking ring involving prominent Democrats and celebrities. But there’s a significant segment of far-right bloggers, trolls, and pseudojournalists who are still looking for perversion under every rock. That’s how people are still talking […]

Chrissy Teigen And John Legend Push Back Against Trumpkin Slander (TWEETS)

Chrissy Teigen And John Legend Push Back Against Trumpkin Slander (TWEETS)

Without a doubt, the Donald Trump tailenders who are most deserving of being called deplorables are the bloggers and pseudo-journalists who seem to be looking for pedophiles under every rock. They devote most of their time to shining the hot lights on “Pizzagate,” a supposed pedophile ring based out of the Comet Ping Pong pizza […]

Trump Promotes Website Overflowing With Alternative Facts (TWEETS)

Trump Promotes Website Overflowing With Alternative Facts (TWEETS)

Late Saturday afternoon brought something which has become almost as certain as death and taxes in the last 11 months–an unhinged tweetstorm from Donald Trump. He saw fit to rail about the disaster that the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau had been under Obama holdover Richard Cordray–who abruptly resigned on Friday. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, […]

This Pastor Worships Trump And Worships Conspiracy Theories (VIDEOS/AUDIO)

This Pastor Worships Trump And Worships Conspiracy Theories (VIDEOS/AUDIO)

There are two big reasons why Donald Trump’s administration is not normal. For one thing, some of the nation’s most notorious peddlers of conspiracy theories, like Alex Jones, apparently have the ear of the president of the United States. For another, he is being propped up by pastors who have spent most of this year […]

Wingnut Claims Pizzagate Ring Put Contract On Steve Scalise (VIDEO/TWEETS)

Wingnut Claims Pizzagate Ring Put Contract On Steve Scalise (VIDEO/TWEETS)

It’s more or less an article of faith on the right wing fringe that the Democrats and the anti-Trump resistance are responsible for the shooting at an Alexandria park that critically wounded House Majority Whip Steve Scalise. Some insist that the Democrats stirred up the shooter by “constantly lying” about Trump. Others claim that the […]

Alex Jones Bails On Pizzagate Conspiracy He Promoted (VIDEOS)

Alex Jones Bails On Pizzagate Conspiracy He Promoted (VIDEOS)

For the better part of a decade, Alex Jones has been one of the nation’s loudest conspiracy theorists. There was literally nothing that he wasn’t willing to claim was a false flag, and no event that didn’t make him think there was something sinister lurking behind the scenes. But this weekend, while most of the […]

Pizzagate Conspiracy Theory Creator Says His Lies Are ‘100 Percent True’ (VIDEO)

Pizzagate Conspiracy Theory Creator Says His Lies Are ‘100 Percent True’ (VIDEO)

Even though you’re probably not familiar with the name Mike Cernovich, one of his crazy conspiracy theories made headlines late last year when a man walked into a Washington, D.C., pizzeria and began firing off rounds from a semiautomatic weapon. The man who did so, Edgar M. Welch, said he had committed the crime because of […]

Wingnut Host Has Absurd Theory On Why Michael Flynn Was REALLY Pushed Out (AUDIO, TWEETS)

Wingnut Host Has Absurd Theory On Why Michael Flynn Was REALLY Pushed Out (AUDIO, TWEETS)

As most of us in the reality-based community know, Michael Flynn was forced to resign as national security adviser because he phoned the Russian ambassador to the United States and lied about what was discussed to both the White House and possibly the FBI. But if you listen to right-wing talk radio and watch right-leaning […]

RWNJs Want New AG Sessions To Investigate Debunked Fake News On Our Dime (VIDEO)

RWNJs Want New AG Sessions To Investigate Debunked Fake News On Our Dime (VIDEO)

It’s no secret that the wingnut fringe skipped and danced when Jeff Sessions squeaked through the Senate to become attorney general. But it looks like there was at least one reason why some right-wingers were excited at Sessions becoming the nation’s top cop that we didn’t know about. Apparently they think a Sessions Justice Department […]

Alex Jones Running Scared After FBI Mentions Infowars In Pizzagate Shooting (VIDEO)

Alex Jones Running Scared After FBI Mentions Infowars In Pizzagate Shooting (VIDEO)

Alex Jones lives for conspiracy theories; they’re his bread and butter. And #pizzagate was just too juicy for him to deny. That is, until a man almost killed some innocent people at the pizzeria in question. Now Jones is going about scrubbing his website and Facebook account of incriminating information related to the manufactured scandal. […]

WATCH: Late Show Host Stephen Colbert To Conspiracy Theorists: ‘Grow The F**k Up’

WATCH: Late Show Host Stephen Colbert To Conspiracy Theorists: ‘Grow The F**k Up’

Stephen Colbert, host of CBS’s The Late Show, has been no stranger to criticizing President-elect Donald Trump and the legion of crazy that he has inspired. On last night’s episode of The Late Show, Colbert addressed conspiracy theorists with a ten minute dressing-down, including trolls on Reddit, Alex Jones, and WikiLeaks, culminating with him ordering them […]

Fake News King: ‘We Tried To Write Fake News For Liberals – But They Never Take The Bait’ (VIDEO)

Fake News King: ‘We Tried To Write Fake News For Liberals – But They Never Take The Bait’ (VIDEO)

Fake news is a big problem. In the post-fact world where anyone can write anything and post it on the internet, the cottage industry of “fake news” has exploded. Here’s the thing; the only way fake news works, is if its readers are gullible. We saw the extreme of this gullibility when a deranged vigilante […]

Michael Flynn’s Wacko Son Joins His Wacko Dad On Team Trump (TWEETS)

Michael Flynn’s Wacko Son Joins His Wacko Dad On Team Trump (TWEETS)

Michael G. Flynn, the son of incoming national security adviser Michael T. Flynn, appears to have a place in the Trump Administration. The junior Flynn previously worked for his father, a retired lieutenant general, as an aide and chief of staff. CNN discovered Monday that emails addressed to both Flynns at their consulting agency, Flynn […]

#Pizzagate Just Won’t Die – Fake News Inspires Real Crime (VIDEO)

#Pizzagate Just Won’t Die – Fake News Inspires Real Crime (VIDEO)

How to catch out liars. That used to be a problem for teachers and parents, for squabbling couples and irritating colleagues. If there ever was a golden age of media accountability it’s now little more than a dim memory, a forgotten ideal. The explosion of information that the mass adoption of the internet created brought something with […]