For some time now, Matt Drudge has flirted with various conspiracy theories. But today, he’s taken it to a whole new level:

Um … what?

Drudge isn’t do himself any favors here, either.

It’s awful hard to take him seriously when he’s pushing the idea that a potentially deadly hurricane is part of a government conspiracy. Seriously. Come on, dude.

Jokes aside, Drudge’s tweets are grossly irresponsible.

Hopefully no one out there is looking to Drudge for advice on hurricane preparedness — or how to not sound like a crazy person.

Something for Drudge to keep in mind:

Editor’s note: This post has been updated with additional tweets.

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Update:

To the rescue! Alex Jones gallantly defends #HurricaneMatthew truther Matt Drudge