If it fits the media narrative, it is sometimes too good to check?
Errors From The Press Are Piling Up In The Opening Weeks Of The Trump AdministrationThey can't seem to stop themselves from damaging their own credibility in their race to damage the Trump administration. Those who pushed the "fake news" meme appear to have embraced it when it fits their preconceived narrative.
Journalists can’t seem to get their stories straight in the opening weeks of the Trump administration, whether in tweets or in articles where falsehoods have been spread almost daily.
The mistakes have not just been from newer liberal news outlets such The Huffington Post or BuzzFeed, but from legacy media like Reuters, The Washington Post, and The New York Times.
What follows are several botched stories or conflicting reports since President Trump took office.