As we told you earlier, two oil tankers were reportedly attacked in the Gulf of Oman near Iran. The Washington Post’s Beirut bureau chief put it this way:

That tweet sparked more than a few huge eye rolls:

After a few hours, the WaPo correspondent obviously felt a “clarification” was in order. Here it is:

Does that make everything better? Not everybody thought so:

Ah, “journalism” in the Trump era.