Why Is NBC Giving a Platform to Conspiracy Theorist Alex Jones?
Big Picture Panel: Kai Newkirk, Democracy Spring/99Rise & Scott Greer, The Daily Caller. The controversy over Megyn Kelly's interview with far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has grown even bigger after Jones revealed Thursday night that he had secretly recoding their entire conversation. And as if that wasn't bad enough - Jones also released an embarrassing audio clips of Megyn Kelly more or less saying that she'll go easy on him. Has American journalism been perverted so much by the pursuit of profit that networks like NBC will suck up to dangerous conspiracy theorists like Alex Jones just for ratings?