Media meltdowns are coming so fast and so often that it appears that they are no longer able to separate fact from fiction. There is no due diligence practiced anymore. Any story that appears from any source, the media runs around like Chicken Little screaming that the sky is falling. Obviously, if they see it on the internet, it must be true. Take this latest Russian story, for example.
As Written By Ryan Pickrell for Daily Caller:
News that President Donald Trump was easing sanctions against Russia was refuted almost immediately, like so many other stories.
The Department of the Treasury said Thursday that it would allow U.S. companies to make limited transactions with the Federal Security Service (FSB), Russia’s intelligence agency. Possibly eager to establish a connection between the new U.S. president and Russia, numerous media outlets and journalists were quick to claim that Trump was easing, and even lifting, sanctions against Russia.
“I haven’t eased anything,” Trump told reporters at the White House Thursday.
“We’re not easing sanctions,” White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer confirmed, saying that, “It is a regular course of ……
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