Wednesday, January 17, 2018

And the Fake News Award Winners are. . .

President Trump released his Fake News Award winners tonight.  The list via

Below is the full list of winners of the 2017 Fake News Awards.
1)     The New York Times’ Paul Krugman claiming markets would ‘never’ recover from Trump presidency 
2)     ABC News' Brian Ross’ bungled report on former national security adviser Michael Flynn 
3)     CNN report that the Trump campaign had early access to hacked documents from WikiLeaks 
4)     TIME report that Trump removed a bust of Martin Luther King, Jr. from the Oval Office 
5)     The Washington Post’s Dave Weigel tweeting that Trump’s December rally in Pensacola, Florida, wasn’t packed with supporters 
6)     CNN’s video suggesting Trump overfed fish during visit with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe 
7)     CNN’s retracted report claiming Anthony Scaramucci-Russia ties 
8)     Newsweek report that Polish First Lady Agata Kornhauser-Duda did not shake Trump’s hand 
9)     CNN report that former FBI Director James Comey would dispute President Trump’s claim he was told he was not under investigation 
10)  The New York Times report that the Trump administration had hidden a climate-change report 
11)  In Trump’s words, "‘RUSSIA COLLUSION!’ Russian collusion is perhaps the greatest hoax perpetrated on the American people. THERE IS NO COLLUSION!”
Here is the list from the GOP Twitter feed

1 comment:

Mullah Lodabullah said...

I'm surprised CNN didn't get the top gong.