Was atrocious then, feels worse a year later
In case you needed a reminder that CNN is a garbage network…
A year ago, CNN reporters went out of their way to track down the Redditor who created a gif that poked fun at CNN.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 2, 2017
Not only did they track down HanA**holeSolo, the Reddit user behind the gif, CNN then bragged about doing so and threatened to dox him.
— Jim Treacher (@jtLOL) July 2, 2018
And Reddit user “HanAssholeSolo” is still wondering if Andrew Kaczynski will eventually dox him.
— Alex VanNess (@thealexvanness) July 2, 2018
CNN then tried to have Trump kicked off of Twitter for tweeting the gif:
— Brian Stelter (@brianstelter) July 2, 2017
As Mike blogged last year, “Nice private life you’ve got there. Be a shame if something happened to it.”
I’ve almost forgotten what life was like when news conglomerates actually tended to the news business instead of threatening and maligning the private citizenry. But this is our brave new world.
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