— mosesjd (@mosesjd) May 10, 2016
As we told you yesterday, Facebook is under fire over a report alleging that editors at the social media company deliberately suppressed “trending” conservative topics in the news feed.
Well, with the pretty big news today that Donald Trump is “dead even” with Hillary Clinton in the key swing states of Pennsylvania, Florida and Ohio, former George W. Bush press secretary Ari Fleischer has a question for the Facebook news team:
I wonder if the Quinnipiac poll showing Trump even w Hillary in FL, OH and PA is trending on Facebook.
— Ari Fleischer (@AriFleischer) May 10, 2016
Here’s a screenshot of what’s trending on the “Politics” tab as of the writing of this post. The Facebook story is No. 1, but then it’s all anti-Trump after that:
Oh, well. Trump pulling even is states needed to win in November is almost as big a story as Manny Pacquiao “close to winning” a legislative race in the Philippines. Maybe the good news for Trump is No. 11 on the list?