” In a goof that could might possibly play into President Trump’s “fake news” complaints, Politico initially published a faulty transcript Tuesday of his defiant remarks on Charlottesville that – thanks to a single word alter – made it look care for Trump was directly identifying with the white nationalists involved. A “correction” note at the bottom says, “In a go over of the audio, we couldn’t definitively discern Trump’s exact words at that brief moment in the news conference.” Karni also deleted her original tweet, and sent out the new transcript on Twitter. Politico’s own Annie Karni flagged it on Twitter, saying: “Just noticed the utilize of ‘us’ in this transcript.” The New York Times’ Maggie Haberman then picked up on Karni’s tweet, as did reporters from The Washington Post, CNBC, and elsewhere.
This was not in fact”us,” it was “’em,” sounded care for “us” on audio, but video into the feed makes clear it is “’em” t.co/0I1AuEbrbN The Daily Caller, and other outlets called out the transcript issue late Tuesday. Deleted tweet of original POLITICO transcript that’d POTUS saying alt-left “came charging at us.” But a single stray word in the initial Politico transcript fueled his critics even more….Read The Full Article Here”
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