CNN’s Dr. Sanjay conceded Wednesday that his network was wrong to lie about Joe Rogan using horse dewormer to treat the coronavirus after Rogan confronted him.
Rogan lambasted the network for flat out “lying” about his COVID-19 treatment, calling CNN’s coverage of his use of Ivermectin as a horse dewormer a “lie that they’re conscious of.”
“It’s not a mistake. They’re unfavorably framing it as a veterinarian medicine,” Rogan said to Gupta.
Gupta noted that the FDA released a tweet telling individuals not to take a drug meant for horses.
“Why would you say that when you’re talking about a drug given out to billions and billions of people?” Rogan pushed, noting the drug stops viral replication in-vitro.
“Why would they lie and say that’s horse dewormer? I can afford people medicine motherfucker,” Rogan joked. “Don’t you think that a lie like that is dangerous on a news network when you know that they know that they’re lying?”
“Do you think that’s a problem that your news network lies?” Rogan pushed.
“Dude, they lied,” Rogan cut in as Gupta struggled to reply.
“Well, what do they say?” Gupta asked.
“They lied and said I was taking horse dewormer,” Rogan once again said. “First of all, it was prescr... (Read more)
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