As quickly because the Barr “abstract” of the Mueller report was offered, pink flags had been waving in all places. Now everybody desires to know what Trump’s individuals are attempting to probably conceal. This ridiculous try at an alleged cowl up will solely purchase them slightly time although, as a result of in the end the entire fact will come out.
Many media retailers have been repeating the phrases from Barr’s abstract as if had been really from Robert Mueller himself. That is simply one other instance of poor reporting on a ridiculously new stage. Depart it to Rachel Maddow and Lawrence O’Donnell, nonetheless, to return frequent sense to the air.
Maddow used her night time present on Monday to put out a listing of 15 questions concerning the report and abstract. She used the inquiries to spell out why this abstract is insanely suspicious. She reminded us that that is Robert Mueller’s report and Barr is solely attempting to hijack it.
Then Lawrence O’Donell blasted out the media throughout his present opening. He known as out the poor reporting and the way they’re attempting to say the Barr abstract is the precise Mueller report, but it surely is not.
Individuals within the media want to begin performing extra responsibly and utilizing their intelligence . If the media and the general public can pull collectively and demand the reality, then justice can prevail. Individuals have to get their heads on straight and get this labored out. In any other case, we’ll simply maintain listening to the Trump camp’s spun model of it.