CNN’s Don Lemon Raises Every Crazy Theory About Missing Malaysian Plane (VIDEO)

After CNN anchor Don Lemon “went there” and threw out the possibility of a “supernatural” event causing the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, he spent Monday’s show inviting Twitter users to send in all their crazy questions and theories about the missing jet for debate.

Among the possibilities Lemon’s panel of experts evaluated: that the plane was “stolen” to use in a later terror attack (deemed possible), that the plane was actually in North Korea (not possible) and that pilots could depressurize the plane to cause passengers to pass out (possible).

One Twitter user even asked why CNN anchor Richard Quest filmed a recent story with Malaysia Airlines. Quest said he did fly with the co-pilot of the missing jet — but ruling out a CNN conspiracy, he said the encounter was “pure coincidence and luck.”

Lemon also highlighted some viewer feedback on his Twitter feed that didn’t make it to air:

Watch below:

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