90 Miles From Tyranny : NBC’s Christmas Attack on Trump Backfires Hours Later

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Thursday, December 27, 2018

NBC’s Christmas Attack on Trump Backfires Hours Later

A left-leaning mainstream media news outlet has egg — or should we say eggnog? — on its face after an article slamming President Donald Trump over Christmas ended up being off base just hours later.

On Christmas Day, NBC News published what can only be described as a hit piece, scorning the president for seemingly ignoring American troops during the holidays.

“Trump becomes first president since 2002 not to visit troops at Christmastime,” that outlet’s scolding headline declared.

“By staying home on Tuesday, Trump became the first president since 2002 who didn’t visit military personnel around Christmastime,” NBC declared in its article.

But there was a glaring problem: The above statement not only turned out to be false, it seems that NBC was in such a rush to smear Trump that its reporters tripped over themselves.

As we just reported, President Trump and his staff had been planning a major Christmas trip to Iraq all long.

“President Trump and the First Lady traveled to Iraq late on Christmas night to visit with our troops and Senior Military leadership to thank them for their service, their success, and their sacrifice and to wish them a Merry Christmas,” White House press secretary Sarah Sanders tweeted on Wednesday.

“It was noted that the return trip from Iraq would make a stop at Ramstein Air Base in Germany, where the Trumps will also visit with U.S. troops who are stationed there,” The Conservative Tribune reported.

That’s a lot of holiday troop visits for a president who was just slammed by the media as ignoring the troops.....
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