And as the article notes, he’s gotten a lot of 45’s supporters thinking the same way.
“I don’t agree with this, fake news.”
Just an anecdote, but the other day, a friend of a friend posted an article by some conservative publication that “CNN EXPOSED AS FAKE NEWS” because…they mistook a politician for an actor with the same name. Or, as we know it in the journalism world, a correction for tomorrow’s edition.
It has uneased me how well they’ve been able to take something that’s legitimately a problem, #FakeNews, and weaponize it in reverse to discredit the whole system.