Trump Doubles Down on Fake News and Campbell's Soup at CPAC
February 24, 2017
Friday Morning in front of a huge audience - millions and millions - and what may or may not have been a standing ovation, a relaxed and funny Donald Trump addressed members of the Conservative Political Action Conference at National Harbor in Maryland where he doubled down on fake news.
The unusually self deprecative Trump reiterated: "the fake media is the enemy of the people, the only thing I'm against is the fake news and the fake media" “I’m against the people that make up stories and make up sources. They shouldn’t be allowed to use sources unless they use somebody’s name,” Trump said in his remarks at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference. “Let their name be put out there. Let their name be put out."
***Trump later replaced the word fake with dishonest as an acknowledgment of fake news outlets that are honest about being fake - declaring them as an official lesser evil. Thank you, Sir.
Many news outlets found hypocrisy in Trump's statements and took to twitter: