George W. Bush – who peddled the most harmful conspiracy theory of modern times when he asserted Iraq had weapons of mass destruction, is today decrying America's obsession with conspiracy theories.
Oh, the irony.
"Discontent deepened and sharpened partisan conflicts," the former President said during a speech for the George W. Bush Institute. "Bigotry seems emboldened. Our politics seems more vulnerable to conspiracy theories and outright fabrication."