More FAKE NEWS

Why tell the inconvenient truth when the convenient lie gets TEN TIMES as much attention?

On Thursday, AP rushed to publish an unconfirmed story that made right-wingers look bad. It was retweeted more than 41,000 times.

2018_02 15 AP story about shooter

On Friday evening, the graveyard of all news stories, AP published its correction. So far, seventeen hours later, it has been retweeted all of 4,045 times.

2018_02 16 AP correction

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  1. Ting

    They just can’t help themselves. They make it sooo easy for Trump to shame and humiliate them.

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