A man threatening to kill people on the Council of American-Islamic Relations is not unique in America these years, but one man’s excuse for it just might be. John David Weissinger’s lawyer told the judge that his client had basically overdosed on a week-long Fox News bender that made him lose his mind. John Iadarola (ThinkTank), Michael Shure, and Elliot Hill (The Lip TV), hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below.

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