CNN senior media reporter Brian Stelter was brutally mocked for another embarrassing display of denying his own hyper-partisan reporting on Wednesday when he attacked President Donald Trump over a tweet that called out the media for spreading conspiracy theories about where Melania Trump was in the days following her surgery.
In two tweets, Trump slammed the media for their reporting on Melania’s whereabouts, suggesting that they intentionally distorted the truth because “it would hurt the sick narrative.”
Trump is conflating random Twitter commenters with "the media" here. A common tactic of bad faith critics. But disappointing to see POTUS do it. pic.twitter.com/7tWObMmUdD
— Brian Stelter (@brianstelter) June 6, 2018
Hundreds of accounts on Twitter quickly pointed out to Stelter that he pushed the debunked conspiracy theory and lied about it, referencing this tweet:
— Brian Stelter (@brianstelter) June 3, 2018
Read more at The Daily Wire