If you want to understand how the MSM operates the best illustration comes from this very short video
Because why talk to one of 10,000 conservatives excited to be at CPAC or speak with attendees and shoot dozens of videos with them to find out what they think if they support Trump when you can find one Nazi looking for publicity and paint all those who dare support your opponent in the White House with that brush?
Alas for them CPAC was smart enough not to play that game.
Well, things aren’t going too well for white nationalist Richard Spencer who showed up at CPAC today:
Spencer replied that Grizzly Joe is a moron who can’t dress: And shortly after this exchange, Spencer was kicked out of CPAC:
While not as important as the video above the next two videos show the pack mentality in action.
The best thing to do in that situation? Abandon the pack!
I think I’d rather be out there interviewing a dozen folks in attendance rather than losing 40 minutes in the hope of getting one shot as part of the crowd.
If you’re interested in telling your readers a story rather than saying “look at me I’m media!” that’s the way to go.
Update of course I have my own fake news story but that’s for tomorrow.
DaTechGuy at CPAC 2017 (all videos not blogged about yet here)
Voices of Cpac 2017 Steve & Shen, Ed Morrissey of Hotair and a Kellyanne Conway Cannoli Story
Voices of CPAC 2017 Radio Row Sharon Angle & Rick Trader Daria Novak & Frank Vernuccio
CPAC 2017 Photos & Brief videos from the Sean Hannity Taping
Voices at CPAC 2017 Advocates: Melissa of Able Americans, Matt of American Majority
Voices at CPAC 2017 Yvonne (from almost #NeverTrump to Evangelical Coordinator) & Michael
Voices of CPAC 2017 Joe on Life behind the Berlin Wall
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