Fox News has spent weeks hyping a brand new type of fear-mongering, simply in time for Halloween.
“Dangerous immigrants are filling our children’s bags with fentanyl,” Jimmy Kimmel mentioned, summarizing the right-wing community’s speaking heads.
Experts dismissed the panic alerts issuing from the community.
“The idea that because [the pills] are colorful means that [cartels] must be trying to force fentanyl or ply children or their Halloween candy is markedly ridiculous,” Mariah Francis of the National Harm Reduction Coalition told Rolling Stone.
The specialists had been proper to be skeptical, as Kimmel famous throughout Tuesday night time’s monologue.
“After nonstop coverage on Fox News for weeks blaming Joe Biden for stuffing our pumpkins with drugs, it would appear that there were no fentanyl Skittles consumed at all,” he mentioned. “And let me just say, thank god for the heroes at Fox for covering that threat.”