Tomorrow morning, President Trump will greet three American citizens who had been unjustly imprisoned by the North Korean regime.
Word of this first leaked out last Wednesday via a story in the Financial Times sourced to a South Korean human right advocacy group.
— Hayes Brown (@HayesBrown) May 2, 2018
The story was carried by most news organizations (I know I did) except CNN…where it wasn’t mentioned.
That evening, President Trump teased that the story was real.
As everybody is aware, the past Administration has long been asking for three hostages to be released from a North Korean Labor camp, but to no avail. Stay tuned!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 3, 2018
This is how CNN’s media analyst Brian Stelter handled the tweet:
— Brian Stelter (@brianstelter) May 3, 2018
Right. This is the guy who works for a network whose business model is built on pushing rumors with no substantiation.
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