Fake News Is Fake

This is Fakey McFakerson reporting…back to you in the studio, Chris – I mean, Erin…is that Erin? I don’t know.

I’m just out here in the parking lot pretending to be on a satellite feed while standing in front of some police tape we tied to a couple tripods, so I really have no idea what’s going on.

But don’t I look serious and knowledgeable?

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Author: Paul Krendler

The Thinking Man’s Zombie

3 thoughts on “Fake News Is Fake”

  1. I think the biggest Fake News EVAH is Pvt. Pleather claiming to be a journalist.

    FAKE!!!!!!!1!1!1!1!

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  2. I knew radio reporters who would record their stories in the stairwell of the station complete with the phrase "...from the XYZ Courthouse, I'm ____." They were not smart enough to write the story where they were and "perform" it from the actual location.

    TV news is worse of course. The visuals are very important -- like standing in the hallway of the Pentagon. The anchor asks "What's the mood there now?" Just once I want to hear a reporter say "Well, Tim. The cleaning lady is pissed she can't mop this section of the floor until this live hit is finished..."

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  3. My favorite fake news bit remains this one from the Today Show. Leave it to NBC.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cgm3_jzcNm4

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