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NYT Suggests CNN, BuzzFeed
Peddled "Fake News"

Zero Hedge, by Tyler Durden

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 1/11/2017 8:52:28 AM

In a fascinating retort by the NYT to the story of the day, namely the CNN-BuzzFeed narrative based on an unverified 35-page memo allegedly prepared by a UK intelligence officer, even the paper of record takes the two media outlets to town, and in an article titled "BuzzFeed Posts Unverified Claims on Trump, Stirring Debate" essentially accuses them of doing what CNN has accused so much of the ´alternative media´ in doing when distributing "fake news." Here are the key excerpts: The reports by CNN and Buzzfeed sent other news organizations, including The New York Times and The Washington Post,

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You know it´s really, really bad when the NYT is calling them out for fake news. If even they didn´t buy into it you know there´s something really wrong about this. People should be fired for this outrageous, defamatory behavior!

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: sherlock1, 1/11/2017 9:08:02 AM     (No. 11103989)

No hesitation on it from NPR!

Mentioned it was from a "private firm", and then did not name the firm, but they got Al Franken on the air about it!

Stay classy NPR!!


Reply 2 - Posted by: Lake Claytor, 1/11/2017 9:11:59 AM     (No. 11103995)

"Fake news" is created, peddled and BELIEVED by the very same donkeys that are braying night and day about it.

What a strange time in which we live.

Orwell is chuckling somewhere.


   

 

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Reply 3 - Posted by: msjena, 1/11/2017 9:26:20 AM     (No. 11104014)

For the good of the country, the media needs to lay off this story. Not that I think they will.


Reply 4 - Posted by: Jawone, 1/11/2017 9:47:13 AM     (No. 11104048)

It is absolutely hilarious that the disgraced presstitute Julia Ioffe -- she of the "incest with Ivanka" slur -- now sanctimoniously says "Raise your hand if you too were approached with this story." If the enemedia had any integrity, they would both identify the "MI6" author of the "dossier" and disclose who has been trying for months and months to peddle this fake news to them. Don´t hold your breath.


Reply 5 - Posted by: dvc, 1/11/2017 10:52:29 AM     (No. 11104159)

Now, the Enemedia sharks begin to bite off chunks of each other in the feeding frenzy. Blood in the water, but it is their own.

Fun to see, and not harming Trump at all, but they are shredding the Enemedia and their Fake News machines.


Reply 6 - Posted by: Davids918, 1/11/2017 11:33:46 AM     (No. 11104222)

CNN - clown news network




Reply 7 - Posted by: seamusm, 1/11/2017 11:48:07 AM     (No. 11104240)

A very OLD Supreme Court decision forbad taxation of the press stating, ´the power to tax is the power to destroy´. But that rightfully was an expression of First Amendment rights belonging to the press. This current ´fake news´ political abuse of that privilege should rightfully be called entertainment. If a news outlet cannot back up its content it should be taxed the same as movies or comic books. THAT would quickly restore responsible behavior to our ´free press´.


   

 

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