1600 retweets and counting for this tweet from Reuters reporter Dustin Volz saying, “Trump national security aides put his name in their briefing docs as much as possible so he will keep reading them.”

But check out the source. It’s just a “source”  with no explanation on who it might be. And even worse? The source is just relaying what he heard in private conversations with other anonymous “NSC officials.”

To other reporters, however, it’s a fact:

They’re not just the least be curious on who this single source is and his or her political leanings? Has the source been critical of Trump in the past. Is the source a Republican or Democrat? How high up the chain of command are the “NSC officials”? Come on, people!

And this says more about the media than it does the White House when “stuff like this gets written about the president”: