For a couple of decades now, right-wing media has seeded fake conspiracy stories into the mainstream media to demonize political opponents and sow doubts about politically inconvenient facts. This, Carusone argued, escalated under Trump, who has used his growing media power to drive an overwhelming number of conspiracy theories into the mainstream, including rumors that Clinton’s health was failing, that millions of undocumented people voted in the 2016 election and that there’s some uncovered scandal regarding Clinton’s (sigh) emails.
An editor, coping with Fake News
So when a journalist tries to publicly piece together what’s going on with Trump and Russia, “
So who knows the truth? Apparently the "BWAHAHAHA" crowd that reads Breitbart Conspiracy Central think they do. Whew!