We get that the liberal media wants Michael Wolff’s new book on President Trump to be true, but is rapper and actor Curtis James Jackson III — also known as 50 Cent — really how you want to fact check it?
Apparently so. At issue is this passage from “Fire and Fury” that claims Donald Trump Jr. said his father looked like he had “seen a ghost” when it looked like he would win the 2016 election:
— Tom Harwood (@tomhfh) January 3, 2018
And here’s the clip from MSNBC’s Ari Melber from Tuesday night using 50 Cent to confirm Wolff’s account:
— TheBeat w/Ari Melber (@TheBeatWithAri) January 10, 2018
“Before he got elected, they were having issues with the African-American vote,” Jackson said. “They wanted to pay me $500,000 as part of the campaign just to make an appearance. I was like, ‘Nah, that’s not good money.’ ”
Um, that’s not any confirmation of the sort.