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Media headlines seem to be leaving out some context about armed St. Louis couple guarding their home as 'peaceful protesters' were 'passing by'

Yesterday a video was widely circulated showing a man and woman with guns guarding their home as protesters passed nearby on their way to the mayor’s residence.

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The media was of course all over it. Well, some of it at least:

CBS News reported that the protesters were merely “passing by”:

This is how Yahoo! News framed the story:

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Check out this from the Daily Mirror:

However, there’s some context missing from many headlines:

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Gee, most media outlets seemed in no rush to point out that detail:

It’s becoming yet another banner 2020 moment for “journalists,” many of which won’t be able to find enough space for full context or will bury that detail a few paragraphs inside the story.

We won’t hold our breath waiting for the MSM to get on that detail.

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The media spin earned a Brian Stelter retweet:

Because of course.

And yet they wonder why Trump’s “fake news” accusations have gained so much traction.

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