acereraser wrote:I don't mean to say that what they said was so egregious, but the fact that when they were found to peddling a load of utter bullshit about the President, their correction was so underwhelming as to further the feeling of contempt I spoke of above.
Check out these stories from TPM
and Media Matters
on the same thing. Sounds like the first idiot to get taken in was Drudge and Fox and Friends ran with it. I don't see any indications that they knew the picture was from 2009.
Let me repeat that again: Fox and Friends and the Drudge Report, two of the main sources of conservative "information" in this day and age, thought that this, THIS was what Obama was doing instead of meeting with Netanyahu: