Jordan Klepper Fingers the Conspiracy
Lauren Passell • Life Hacker • Jul 5, 2023
"...crucial in understanding the extreme right, and for six little episodes we get him back. Join him in stepping away from the desk and into the unknown. You’ll binge them fast and wish for more. "
Todd Spangler • Variety • Dec 15, 2022
"On “The Daily Show,” correspondent Jordan Klepper has the unenviable task of regularly attending Trump rallies and interviewing the former president’s fanatical base. At the events, he became increasingly aware of conspiracy theories passed among his faithful, including QAnon loyalists who believe in the existence of an elite leftist cabal that drinks baby blood. While it’s easy to write off these theories as fringe nonsense, they’re unfortunately widespread — and sometimes amplified by Twitter’s new overlord, Elon Musk. This podcast breaks down each of these theories, as Klepper is joined by academics to trace their surprising histories, with enough jokes to keep things from getting too bleak."