And Now, The Real Focus

President Donald Trump spent a large part of a major speech on Friday attacking the media, in part for their use of anonymous sources – but he used unnamed sources to make repeated false claims about Barack Obama. Source, Rachel Roberts, Independent…

 

No news entity worth its salt would ever knowingly go with a story without the support of an executive editor or a story editor, even if it must be run quoting an ‘anonymous source’ as the basis for the information, the reputation of the news organization is at state, to support the above is how the Watergate story came to have its legs. An editor’s job is to intensely question the reporter and be convinced that the information is true and can be trusted and can pass the smell test…this is not fake news…  

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