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Tip for journos heading into the election. Lock down your personal accounts. Shift everything that can be seen as partisan or subjective off your profiles. Create a byline or nom de plume that can't be traced to your personal leanings. The #FourthEstate needs to protection. /1
One of the biggest tools in Trump's arsenal is to brand anyone exposing him as Deep State or Fake News. Someone pushes a story on him, his son and minions target the journo's social media accounts through Breitbart and other rags. Jr. tweets and MAGA dogpiles on them. /2
It's a fear tactic. Do you want to report the truth or do you want to not have your life or your family threatened by some dumb Twitter followers who have some pent up toxicity to vent. It's a protection racket for free. Followers instead of Mob Goons torching a bodega. /3
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🛑 THIS. ENDS. NOW. 🛑

After the horrific event at #Charlottesville, VA... our @POTUS addresses the media.

This was done shortly after the murder of innocent protesters; however the full situation was not known at the time.

Regardless, here are @POTUS Trump’s initial comments:
No SANE person could even remotely twist what POTUS Trump stated and magically turn it into a racist statement.

His comments were that of unity, love of country and of each other; REGARDLESS OF RACE, RELIGION or CREED!
Of course, Pres Trump’s initial comments weren’t good enough for the #FakeNews Media. As such, an impromptu presser was held a few days later. It was at this one where Trump’s comments were taken COMPLETELY and KNOWINGLY out of context. The following is the FULL TRANSCRIPT:
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Here are some of the #FakeNews corrections that have happened over the last couple of years. Going into Nov 6, I thought it would be fitting to revisit the vast array of lies told by the #FourthEstate ...you know.. the one “charged with keeping the #President in check.”
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22.9.2017: <1/2 of mainland Americans know Puerto Ricans have U.S. citizenship. #Hurricane #PuertoRicoSeLevanta huffingtonpost.com/entry/american…
12.9.2017: "It is American land. Has been for 100 years." #Hurricane #USVirginIslands #Maria #Irma
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