CBS Deletes Fact-Check on Donald Trump. Because it Proved Trump was Right
Not a good look for that "non-bias" angle, CBS. The news network ran an in-progress fact-checking during Trump's border wall address Tuesday night. Trump said one in three women was sexually assaulted while crossing the border. So CBS gave this little number:
Fact check: 1 in 3 women sexually assaulted while traveling to cross the border
CLAIM: The president claimed one in three women have been sexually assaulted traveling to the border.
FACT: Between 60 percent and 80 percent of female migrants traveling through Mexico are raped along the way, Amnesty International estimates.
Notice something? Yeah, Trump's estimation was low. The real number is much worse. In other words, CBS gave a fact-check making Trump's case better than Trump did. So naturally, CBS had to delete that crap. Can't use a fact-check if the fact-check HELPS a Republican!
CBS News deleted a "fact check" of Trump's border wall speech on Tuesday night which said the situation with migran… https://t.co/BW2UhhPwuB— Paul Joseph Watson (@Paul Joseph Watson) 1547031785.0
So media, about that unbiased news thing...