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As a source for news, how credible is infowars?

If you think it is not credible, can you please provide an example which illustrates it being untrustworthy (i.e. provide a claim made by alex jones and a refutation?)

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    Infowars is about as biased as a news source gets. – Sam I am Dec 26 '15 at 21:38
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    In a word, no. Alex Jones is America's leading conspiracy theorist, according to New York Magazine. – Kennah Dec 27 '15 at 1:33
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    @SirJective, your comment rather belongs to the question body. Consider editing the question to explain your rationale in more details (except the rude words, of course :). – bytebuster Dec 27 '15 at 12:21
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    If you believe in conspiracy theories, he's very credible. :) – user1530 Dec 27 '15 at 20:20
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    @SirJective there are already plenty of sites out there for debunking alex jones. Also, anyone that believes alex jones will invariably believe anything attempting to debunk him is also a conspiracy. – user1530 Dec 29 '15 at 4:10
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Alex Jones claims Pepsi uses baby fetuses as flavouring.

Interpret that as you like.

  • Lol can you provide a source for this? – Brandon Thomas Van Over Dec 27 '15 at 7:23
  • Yea he talks about it in one of his latest videos . I'll go find it and update soon – Quality Dec 27 '15 at 7:24
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    THAT! If he was an unbiased credible source, he'd accuse Coca-Cola too! – user4012 Dec 27 '15 at 13:58
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    @user4012 pshaw. Everyone knows Coca-Cola uses agent orange for their flavoring! – user1530 Dec 27 '15 at 20:21
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    @blip - Coca-Cola uses adult fetuses, as opposed to the baby fetuses that Pepsi uses. – PoloHoleSet Sep 6 '17 at 19:10

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