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‘Next level idiocy’: Chris Hayes unveils what could be the craziest Obama-era conspiracy theory yet

Chris Hayes unveiled a new conspiracy theory last night that accused Republicans, business owners and economists of purposely tanking the economy under President Obama:
Everyone who called for austerity got it wrong and caused harm
Everyone who scaremongered about the deficit got it wrong and caused harm
Everyone who wrote about the "skills gap" got it wrong and caused harm
Everyone who kept warning about inflation got it wrong and caused harm

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Lots of regular people - critics, bloggers, gadflies, etc were able to see this but the commanding heights of the econ/policy/political worlds either could not or would not.

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Or, an even less charitable interpretation: they didn't get it wrong at all. They didn't want full employment, they didn't want wage growth and empowered workers and they certainly didn't want that happening under a Democratic president.

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“Seek help” and quickly, Chris:

If he’s not careful, Facebook will ban him like other conspiracy theorists, right?
What’s really amazing is that with thousands of businesses, politicians and policymakers are colluding on this is that we’ve never heard of this before last night:
It’s a really bad take:

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