This week was something that Axios claims was “peak fake”:

That lit the light bulb over Brian Stelter’s head:

Hmm, OK. But that leads to some questions:

Maybe Dan Rather & Michael Avenatti?

People at the network that presented the embarrassment that was the Covington coverage would certainly consider themselves in the position to decide what’s “real” news and what isn’t.

Exactly.

Self-awareness isn’t a Stelter strong suit.

It sounds as if some media types are longing for the days of JournoList.