Months after a conspiracy theory about Hillary Clinton’s involvement in a child trafficking ring out of a Washington, D.C., pizzeria blew up from a very fake news story to a real-life shooting, fringe right-wing media outlet Infowars is apologizing for its role in spreading the completely false narrative.
During Alex Jones’ broadcast Friday on his site, Infowars admitted that what became known as Pizzagate was “based upon what we now believe was an incorrect narrative.”
Jones made it clear that the falsely implicated Comet Ping Pong restaurant, employees and its owner James Alefantis deserved an apology. “I made comments about Mr. Alefantis that in hindsight I regret, and for which I apologize to him.” …
Via: Mashable: Business