Earlier this week, CNN‚Äôs chief Resistance correspondent Jim Acosta took it upon himself to fact check a President Trump claim about his campaign having been spied on before the election:
‚ÄĒ Tom Elliott (@tomselliott) August 11, 2020
Fast forward to today, and Acosta‚Äôs fact check is aging worse by the hour:
And awaaay we go! First GUILTY PLEA in John Durham‚Äôs probe into origin of Trump/Russia investigation (hint, on the Mueller team) https://t.co/j9lsOyzvu7
‚ÄĒ Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) August 14, 2020
Ex-@FBI lawyer Kevin Clinesmith expected to plead guilty in Durham investigation.
Clinesmith is accused of falsifying a key document that lead to the surveillance of a @realDonaldTrump campaign associate.
‚ÄĒ Washington Examiner (@dcexaminer) August 14, 2020
Well that just got awkward!
This will be tough news for journalists like Jim Acosta.
‚ÄĒ Townhall.com (@townhallcom) August 14, 2020
We‚Äôre not going to hold our breath waiting for Jim to put his ‚Äúfact check‚ÄĚ on indefinite hold:
‚ÄĒ Tom Elliott (@tomselliott) August 14, 2020
‚ÄĒ Johnny 5 (@James98950719) August 14, 2020
No tweets on Clinesmith today Jim? ūü§°
You know that other "conspiracy" theory that the Obama Cabal spied on Trump.
‚ÄĒ beautifulblacksky (@beautif78721969) August 14, 2020
Acosta‚Äôs hack status has been confirmed yet again.