The right wing will stop at nothing to make themselves come across as just downright ignorant. Can we now dismiss Alex Jones as a moron? He is now suggesting that EF-5 tornado that devastated Moore, Okla., was the result of a ‘government weather weapon.’ Complete and utter rubbish:
Noted conspiracy theorist, soothsayer of all things ridiculous, and radio host Alex Jones has come out with the baseless and insensitive claim that the U.S. government “can create and steer groups of tornadoes.” During The Alex Jones Show on Tuesday, the day after a devastating tornado swept through Moore, Oklahoma, killing at least 24 people, Jones responded to a caller who was asking about weather modification by the government by saying, via a lengthy tangent, that while he didn’t know if the Oklahoma tornado “was a weather weapon or not,” the government can, and does, influence the weather.
Here’s Media Matters’ take on Alex Jones ‘weather weapon‘ theory: