STELTER: "And you often say — you say allowed — "
WEISS: "Everyone's sort of knows this and — "
STELTER: " — you say we're not allowed, we're not able. Who's the people stopping the conversation? Who are they?"
WEISS: "People that work at networks, frankly, like the one I'm speaking on right now, who try and claim that, you know, it was — it was racist to investigate the lab leak theory. It was — I mean, let's just pick an example."
STELTER: "But who said that on CNN? But I'm just saying though, when you say allowed, I just think it's a provocative thing you say —you say — you say we're not allowed to talk about these things. But they're all over the Internet — "
WEISS: "Brian, let's — "
STELTER: " — I can Google them and I can find them everywhere. I've heard about every story you mentioned."
WEISS: "Of course."
STELTER: "So, I'm just suggesting, of course, people are allowed to cover whatever they want to cover."