We need to add a name to the list of folks who got trolled by Tucker Carlson when he said on his show last night that President Trump looking at the eclipse without protective eyewear was “perhaps the most impressive thing any president has ever done.”
Here’s Brooke Binkowski, managing editor of the Snopes fact-checker website:
This is not satire. This is not satire. This is not satire. https://t.co/0RUAKEhscb
— Brooke Binkowski (@brooklynmarie) August 22, 2017
That’s just embarrassing.
Narrator: It was satire. https://t.co/zVyK9aXpWl
— Guy Benson (@guypbenson) August 22, 2017
You have not been trolled. You have not been trolled. You have not been trolled. https://t.co/9CXx8lxB0w
— Jim Treacher (@jtLOL) August 22, 2017
You can tell by the look on Tuckers face and his voice inflection that it’s satire. Seek help for your Trump Derangement Syndrome. https://t.co/85ui0W9rwl
— Heather (@hboulware) August 22, 2017
Responses to this tweet from Snopes managing editor. ?
Spoiler: it was satire. Obvious satire. https://t.co/8cNVdNhlkf
— Rita Panahi (@RitaPanahi) August 22, 2017
Youre dumber than dirt https://t.co/WNAX6G869J
— Acosta's Tantrum™? (@EF517_V2) August 22, 2017
Exit question: Will any of the other folks at Snopes dare call her out on her error? We’re waiting.
‘Top notch trolling’ from Tucker Carlson scores a direct hit on clueless reporters https://t.co/cGzAe6a5U2
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) August 22, 2017