Taking On 9/11 Conspiracy Theorists (Video)
Popular Mechanics is doing it in a forthcoming book titled Debunking 9/11 Myths: Why Conspiracy Theories Can’t Stand Up to the Facts set to be released a week from today.For every rational human being, this book probably seems unnecessary. Why even bother acknowledging the crackpots on the fringe, right?
Well, according to a new poll by Scripps Howard/Ohio University, it’s not just the fringe: “More than a third of the American public suspects that federal officials assisted in the 9/11 terrorist attacks or took no action to stop them so the United States could go to war in the Middle East.”
And that’s truly disturbing.
So, in the interest of educating that third of the population, here’s video from last night’s O’Reilly Factor featuring Jim Meigs, the Editor-In-Chief of Popular Mechanics, discussing the new book and some of the most common 9/11 conspiracy theories out there: