Comet Ping Pong, a pizza and ping pong restaurant in Chevy Chase, a neighborhood in Northwest D.C.

Comet Ping Pong, a pizza and ping pong restaurant in Chevy Chase, a neighborhood in Northwest D.C.

Throughout this year’s presidential election, fake news has thrived online, lending credence to various local conspiracy theories tying Hillary Clinton to the murder of a DNC staffer and the trafficking of children at a Chevy Chase pizza restaurant. Kojo explores the local consequences of bogus news stories that have spread from Internet message boards to more mainstream outlets.

Guests

  • James Alefantis Owner, Comet Ping Pong
  • Will Sommer Loose Lips Columnist, Washington City Paper
  • Joel and Mary Rich Parents of DNC staffer Seth Rich

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