Sunday, December 11, 2016

Typical journalism in the year of fake news?

So while journalists who produce fake news are still running about producing fake news, and putting an unsourced press release from some subset of CIA agents at the top of the fold on page 1 (claiming that the Russians were involved in all 6,000 state, local and federal elections that the Democrats lost), Will Sommer, a former Washington City Paper columnist and a frequent radio quest, has now been hired to cover campaigns and Congress by TheHill.com.

We're sure he will be objective.

But he may need a good copy editor.

Note the sentence below in his personal email newsletter where he "covers" "right wing" news people:

"Dave Weigel from fired from The Washington Post"


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