“I mean, it’s weird,” she told “Late Night” host Seth Meyers. “Why are so many grown men just obsessed with this 29-year-old?”
“It’s really funny and the conspiracy theories are great,” she added.
On Thursday’s broadcast of “Fox & Friends,” former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee (R) hinted that Ocasio-Cortez could be a “Manchurian Candidate.”
Ocasio-Cortez denied Huckabee’s suggestion, and recalled an incident on the House floor when she had to shut down a GOP representative who’d repeated a questionable claim about her he’d seen earlier on Fox News.
Check out Ocasio-Cortez’s comments about Fox News above, and her explainer on the Green New Deal below: