Rapper Talib Kweli Greene, hearkening back to a year-old tweet issued by Daily Wire Editor-in-Chief Ben Shapiro regarding Trayvon Martin, called him a racist, precipitating an exchange on Twitter in which Shapiro proceeded to demolish him.
Andrew KirellOk for those asking, no, this is not real. It’s a riff on both a Shapiro tweet + this infamous and VERY real Daily Wire headline likely written by Ben’s dad under a pseudonym
Behind the words “Aretha Franklin, Singer, 1942-2018,” was a photograph of her arch-nemesis Patti LaBelle.
Andrew KirellOkay this is getting weird. Fox News claimed in their apology that Aretha was accidentally cropped out of an image with LaBelle. But, uh, as the original AP image shows: Aretha did not perform with LaBelle.
A Southern Californian city’s sole newspaper was bought by a husband and wife pair who, according to unearthed tweets, repeatedly espouse right-wing conspiracy theories.
Andrew KirellThis is absolutely nutty. The new owners of the only local newspaper in Santa Clarita Valley have called for Hillary’s hanging; boosted Seth Rich conspiracies; and called SSM a Soros conspiracy.