CNN political analyst tweets LIES about Republican Senators, tweet goes viral, then he says he “made it up”

CNN Political Analyst Joe Lockhart today claimed that two Republican Senators who “only watch Fox News” were claiming they hadn’t heard any of the impeachment evidence Schiff was laying out about Trump and were worried that Trump was really guilty:

The fake news tweet went viral with over 5.5k retweets.

A few minutes later Lockhart tweeted that he made it all up:

This one didn’t even get 500 retweets, at least by the time of this writing. Mark Twain’s quote here would seem to apply: “A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.”

Of course, this schmuck then tried to get out of trouble by claiming it was only ‘satire’:


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