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Norway: 'I’ve never seen fake news' – Larry King02:54

Norway: 'I’ve never seen fake news' – Larry King

Norway, Trondheim
June 21, 2017 at 15:11 GMT +00:00 · Published

RT America host Larry King and US director and producer Oliver Stone discussed the subject of trust in the media, speaking at the Starmus Festival in Trondheim on Wednesday.

"It's almost like the inmates are running the asylum" King said, when discussing how everybody now has the power to disseminate news via the internet.

King went on to say that he has never personally experienced 'fake news' in a news organisation that he has worked in.

Speaking on the relationship between the United States' and Russia, Stone warned of the dangers of a "friendly corporate media".

"You can say anything to the media at this point about cyber warfare, or about, in the old days it used to be nuclear warfare, and get away with it", he said.

Norway: 'I’ve never seen fake news' – Larry King02:54
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RT America host Larry King and US director and producer Oliver Stone discussed the subject of trust in the media, speaking at the Starmus Festival in Trondheim on Wednesday.

"It's almost like the inmates are running the asylum" King said, when discussing how everybody now has the power to disseminate news via the internet.

King went on to say that he has never personally experienced 'fake news' in a news organisation that he has worked in.

Speaking on the relationship between the United States' and Russia, Stone warned of the dangers of a "friendly corporate media".

"You can say anything to the media at this point about cyber warfare, or about, in the old days it used to be nuclear warfare, and get away with it", he said.