Posts Tagged ‘Democracy Dies in Darkness’

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THE WASHINGTON POST thinks it can buy credibility at the Super Bowl. Fake News is indeed a problem, and the Post has been at the forefront of that problem. It has ties to the CIA through its owner, Amazon Zillionaire Jeff Bezos (not a part of the Super Bowl ad?). The Post has a history of serial fabrications, like this one:

“From Russian hackers burrowed deep within the US electrical grid, ready to plunge the nation into darkness at the flip of a switch, an hour and a half later the story suddenly became that a single non-grid laptop had a piece of malware on it and that the laptop was not connected to the utility grid in any way.”

‘Fake News’ And How The Washington Post Rewrote Its Story On Russian Hacking Of The Power Grid

 

So, the Russians aren’t about to wipe us out after all. Quite fast and loose with the “facts” however.

Even MORE egregious was the “PropOrNot” fakery scandal.

Washington Post admits its “fake news” story relied on a fake news source