Category: Fake News Media

Washington Post Changes Headline About Illegals (Illegally) On Food Stamps

The headline change was originally called out by fellow New Yorker Julian Wan: Bezos' @washingtonpost quickly changed this headline… doesn't want you to know illegals are on benefits paid by… you. pic.twitter.com/soDFn2Hput — Young Nixon (@YoungDickNixon) March 16, 2017 So what was wrong with the original headline, “Immigrants are now canceling their food stamps for fear that Trump will deport them” – well for one, it was fairly easy to understand that they were referring to “illegals,” rather than simply “immigrants,” doing something illegal. A good parallel to this situation would be if someone broke into your house and...

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How POLITICO Became Hillary’s (Anti-Constitution, Anti-Journalism, Anti-Conservative) Lap Dog

For years, Americans breathlessly accused Politico of being anti-conservative and lacking in any sort of journalistic integrity.  Founded by two former writers at the ultra-liberal Washington Post back in 2007, shortly before Obama took office, they quickly developed a reputation for distorting facts, selective reporting, and disparaging conservatives. In 2011, Hugh Hewitt finally called them out on this behavior in an interview and – as is to be expected – they tried to deflect the charge with an answer that one can only compare to the equivalent of “well, I have black friends!”. Via hughhewitt.com: HH: My proposition is, and I’m joined by...

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Brian Williams: It’s ‘Striking’ That ‘An Alternative Universe Is Being Proposed’ By the WH

On Monday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The 11th Hour,” anchor Brian Williams stated it was “striking” to TV viewers to see “an alternative universe is being proposed” by the White House. Williams asked if it was “as striking” to members of the press corps in the briefing room “as it is to television viewers that, an alternative universe is being proposed, alternative definitions are being trotted out, in real-time?” Later, he said, “at the presidential level,” trust “is obviously essential. And, when people talk about this, they use the example that makes us all sound like the parents that we...

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Walter Cronkite Awards Dub Jake Tapper, Jorge Ramos, and Katy Tur Best Reporters of 2016 Election

This year’s Walter Cronkite Awards for Excellence in Television Political Journalism have named Jorge Ramos of Univision and Fusion TV networks, Katy Tur of NBC News, and Jake Tapper of CNN as the best national journalists of the 2016 election. Tapper was honored for “his fearless advocacy for the truth throughout the election cycle. Jurors said his interviewing ‘relentlessness’ held officials to account and equipped voters with valuable information from the candidates. Forceful when necessary, refusing to let candidates slip away from important questions, he was praised for his ‘tenacious commitment to sorting fact from fiction, a quality essential...

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Media Falsely Claims High School Girl Disqualified from Basketball Game Due to Hijab

A basketball player from Maryland, Je’Nan Hayes of Watkins Mill High School, showed up to her school’s regional finals game wearing her hijab, the traditional Muslim headgear worn by women, and was disqualified from playing in the game. Officials told Hayes she could not participate in the game because she had not signed a waiver, stipulating that she wore the hijab for religious reasons. According to the Washington Post, officials cited a rule in the NFHS rulebook which disallows player from wearing “decorations and headwear,” during a game unless it meets specific requirements. However, there is a religious exemption...

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