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Marco Rubio Scolds Media After His Scuffle With Alex Jones: ‘We’re Making Crazy People Superstars’

By now you’ve probably seen the bizarre confrontation between Alex Jones and Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) today.

Jones patted Rubio’s shoulder at one point and Rubio told him not to touch him, saying, “You’re not going to get arrested — I’ll take care of you myself.”

Rubio subsequently addressed the confrontation with reporters and said the media is giving people like Jones “way too much attention,” adding, “We’re making crazy people superstars.”

Jones was in D.C. today due to the big tech hearings. And in case you’re wondering how Jones took their confrontation, this is what he tweeted afterwards:

Rubio wasn’t the only person he confronted while there, per CNN’s Oliver Darcy:

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