ABC News jumps the gun

ABC News calls the Supreme Court Justice nominee controversial – before they or any of us knew who the nominee would be. ABC News manufactured the “controversial” claim.

Later, ABC back pedaled their news manufacturing problem.

Their thread on Twitter is here.

The way to respond to accusations of fictional news reporting is to double down on accuracy, objectivity and remaining calm. Unfortunately, the news industry continues to harm itself through self destructive behavior typical of middle school drama. This behavior is bewildering.

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