Alex Jones

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Alexander Emerick Jones (born February 11, 1974) is an American conservative, alt-right, and far-right radio show host and prominent conspiracy theorist. He hosts The Alex Jones Show from Austin, Texas, which the Genesis Communications Network syndicates across the United States and online. Jones's website, InfoWars, promotes conspiracy theories and fake news, as do his other websites NewsWars and PrisonPlanet. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alex Jones has received more than 8,188,889 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Alex Jones is the 8th most popular presenter (up from 9th in 2019), the 1,930th most popular biography from United States (down from 1,919th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Presenter.

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  • 8.2M

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  • 57.61

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  • 40

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 14.86

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  • 1.69

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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New York Times
The Alex Jones Verdict and the Fight Against Disinformation
What is the significance of the defamation case against America’s most prominent conspiracy theorist?
What the Alex Jones trial means for the future of conspiracy culture
The Texas jury's decision last week to have Alex Jones face punitive damages of more than $45 million in a lawsuit filed by the parents of Sandy Hook shooting victim Jesse Lewis was a "reckoning that was 10 years in the making," CNN's chief media corresponden…
Alex Jones likely to win large cut in Sandy Hook punitive damages award - attorneys - Reuters
U.S. conspiracy theorist Alex Jones could end up owing as little as 10% of the $45.2 million in punitive damages that a Texas jury awarded to the parents of a Sandy Hook victim last week, legal experts told Reuters on Monday.
The Guardian
The fate of Alex Jones is a small battle won in the war against alternative facts | Tom Chatfield
The Sandy Hook conspiracy peddler’s courtroom rout shows truth can triumph, but there is no guarantee it always willThe trial of Alex Jones, the far-right conspiracy theorist, who for years propagated the lie that the Sandy Hook school shooting was a hoax, ha…

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Among presenters, Alex Jones ranks 8 out of 110Before him are Oprah Winfrey, David Attenborough, Steve Irwin, Larry King, Hebe Camargo, and Henry Rollins. After him are Bear Grylls, Fred Rogers, David Letterman, Anna Moffo, Nick Vujicic, and Ed Sullivan.

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Among people born in 1974, Alex Jones ranks 13Before him are Amy Adams, Alyson Hannigan, Robbie Williams, Hilary Swank, Eva Mendes, and Masashi Kishimoto. After him are Alexis Tsipras, Chris Kyle, Bear Grylls, Victoria Beckham, Sébastien Loeb, and Camilla Läckberg.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Alex Jones ranks 1,930 out of 18,182Before him are Billy Gibbons (1949), Darren Aronofsky (1969), Angie Dickinson (1931), Bruce McCandless II (1937), Jack Kevorkian (1928), and Michael Bay (1965). After him are Jack Daniel (1850), Victor French (1934), Frank Wilczek (1951), Gore Vidal (1925), Jason Momoa (1979), and David Woodard (1964).

Among PRESENTERS In United States

Among presenters born in United States, Alex Jones ranks 5Before him are Jay Leno (1950), Oprah Winfrey (1954), Larry King (1933), and Henry Rollins (1961). After him are Fred Rogers (1928), David Letterman (1947), Anna Moffo (1932), Ed Sullivan (1901), Christine Chubbuck (1944), Johnny Carson (1925), and Walter Cronkite (1916).

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