MSNBC anchor Joy Reid on her show “The ReidOut” on Monday accused Fox News host Tucker Carlson of injecting a “racist conspiracy theory” into the veins of Republican voters.
Discussing the replacement theory, Reid said: “No singular voice in the right-wing media has done more to elevate this racist conspiracy theory than Tucker, who, even with a new head writer, is spending the night after the primetime night to inject the scum rot of the Internet straight into the veins of Republican voters.
She continued, “Do the Tucker writers source their show from 4Chan? These are just questions. As the New York Times analyzed, in more than 400 episodes last month, Tuckums amplified the idea that a cabal of elites wants to force demographic change through immigration. This is the replacement theory.
Reid added, “The reality is that Tucker is not a deep thinker. It’s clearly just funneling the gross stuff that its viewers could easily find online and then feeding it to Republican voters and Republican politicians as infotainment, and that feedback loop has terrifying reach. That murderous Buffalo thug wouldn’t even have to listen to Tucker. He wouldn’t have to watch it at all to get it if they’re pulling from essentially the same source material.
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