On Sunday March 26th, 2016, 60 Minutes did a highly rated expose on Fake News: “The phrase ‘fake news’ has been used by Trump to discredit responsible reporting that he dislikes. But 60 Minutes’ investigation looks at truly fake news created by con-artists.”
While examining websites which create admittedly fictional hoax stories and Russian bots which can inflate social media statistics – Scott Pelley took aim at lawyer Mike Cernovich, in a segment which only further demonstrated the mainstream media’s dishonesty.
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