A reporter & CNN political analyst tried to fact check something President Trump said in his State of the Union address last night, and, well, let’s just say it didn’t go a long way towards removing the media’s “fake news” label.

Check out this attempt at a “fact check”:

Oh really? Nearly 4,000 retweets and counting, except there’s a problem (as is often the case with the media):


Maybe first he should have at least tried, “Hey Alexa, would this tweet be an apple or a banana?”

And they wonder why the “fake news” label sticks?