Ex-Friend: Loughner Was Influenced By Conspiracy Theory Movie | Talking Points Memo

In the same Good Morning America interview in which he said that Jared Lee Loughner “wasn’t on the left, he wasn’t on the right,” former Loughner friend Zach Osler mentioned a documentary film called Zeitgeist, which he says heavily influenced the alleged Tucson gunman.Osler, who George Stephanopoulos described as perhaps “Loughner’s last close friend,” said, “I really think that this Zeitgeist documentary had a profound impact upon Jared Loughner’s mindset, and how he viewed the world that he lives in.”

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