America’s ultimate source of fake news strikes again!
CNN Politics tweeted an image Thursday of both congressional baseball teams gathered on the field, kneeling in prayer. The caption of the image, though, said, “Members of the Democratic team gather on the field for a prayer before the Congressional Baseball Game.” implying that only Democrats were kneeling in prayer and not the Republicans.
CNN’s tweet came on the heels of Wednesday’s shooting by Sanders supporter James Hodgkinson , who opened fire and shot Louisiana Rep. Steve Scalise and several others as the Republican team practiced for Thursday’s game.
After inundated by enraged conservative Twitter users, CNN deleted the tweet and re-tweeted the image: