As Twitchy has told you recently, high ranking government officials speaking at an NRA convention has brought with it another chance for certain media outlets to gin up phony “hypocrisy” stories.

ABC New York was among those outlets reporting that the NRA is prohibiting guns when it is, in fact, a Secret Service demand. To their credit, ABC New York did delete the original tweet with this explanation:

That’s better. However, you’ll notice that the follow-up tweet still manages to get in the bogus narrative from gun control proponents:

What “gun control advocates say” was the reason the story was wrong in the first place, but they tried to save it anyway:

They tried. #Facepalm.