Orwellian!!! White House retweets doctored video to depict Jim Acosta as assailant!

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Sarah Sanders tonight tweeted this:

but the video embedded in her tweet is sped up to make it seem as if Jim Acosta is “karate chopping” the woman’s arm as she reaches for the microphone.

Here’s how it really happened:

and CNN stands up for itself quite nicely:

Josh Marshall did a good dissection as well:

George Orwell himself could not have done any better.

Simply unbelievable.

but fear not, Brian Klass puts it nicely in persepctive, reminding us of some of the previous “accomplishments” from the source of this doctored video: Info-Wars’ :

edited to add the perfect tweet:

Thank you Ryan Knight!

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Rick Bevilacqua
Rick Bevilacqua

America is being destroyed right before our eyes. I can’t believe how many are willingly complicit.