BuzzFeed Editor Tanks in Interview Defending Salacious, Unsubstantiated Trump Report (Pt.1)

Curtis Houck | January 11, 2017
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See more in the cross-post on the NewsBusters blog.

Early Wednesday night, BuzzFeed News editor in chief Ben Smith conducted his first interview since his outlet irresponsibly published an unsubstantiated dossier concerning President-elect Donald Trump. Needless to say, Smith failed miserably on MSNBC’s MTP Daily

Over the course of a roughly ten-minute debate, Smith was annihilated by host Chuck Todd, who chastised him for pushing “an untruth” and/or “fake news,” which is equivalent of “a false birth certificate” under the pathetic guise of “transparency.”

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