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Alex Jones And the Fake “Gotcha”

In the viral trial clip, Alex Jones’ brand sank from “right-wing conspiracy nut who bullies dead kids,” to all that plus a perjury-committing moron. Never mind that no one can point out exactly where the perjury is–if the media echo-chamber repeats it enough, it becomes true. But did you know that everything you’ve read about this moment is based on a false premise?