On Saturday we told you about a BBC journo who tweeted that President Trump wasn’t wearing headphones to listen to the translation of a speech at the G7 Summit. That turned out to be false, as it was learned that Trump was wearing a single earpiece in his right ear, but by then the bogus story had spread with the help of NBC News’ Andrea Mitchell and others:

The BBC journo later tweeted a correction, but the damage was done. Frank Luntz compared the original false info to the correction:

The power of “fake news” and those who help it spread:

Update: Here’s where the “original tweet vs. correction” numbers stand as of this morning, via @NumbersMuncher: