And that’s just one of a host of lies from “@Umpire43,” whose attempts to discredit Roy Moore’s accusers went instantly viral in the Trumposphere.
Ben CollinsNew: Trump Campaign Social Media Director Dan Scavino posted @umpire43’s tweet to prove Muslims “danced on rooftops” on 9/11.
Turns out @umpire43 forged paperwork, stealing the identity of a dead Navy SEAL.
Ben CollinsBefore there was Bernie Bernstein, there was @umpire43, the serial liar who created the paid WaPo reporter conspiracy theory.
When users search for information on Texas shooter Devin Kelley, Google automatically points them towards a right-wing conspiracy theory with no basis in fact as its top result.
Ben CollinsNew from me: Google Autocompletes Antifa Conspiracy Theory After Texas Massacre
Ben CollinsI refuse to believe tech companies can't spend their enormous fortunes employing people in the humanities who can find scalable ways to make pushing an incessant stream of bullshit less discoverable—and valuable—on their platforms.
A federal grand jury in Washington, DC, on Friday approved the first charges in the investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller, according to sources briefed on the matter.
Ben CollinsIn hindsight, four major pro-Trump media arms dredging up a Bannon Special from a two-year-old movie at the same exact time while the president screamed “Russia is a hoax” this past week should’ve been an obvious tip this was coming.