CNN Analyst Makes Up Completely Fake Conversation Between Republicans About Impeachment

CNN is once again earning its reputation for fake news.

Joe Lockhart, a political analyst for the network, made up an entirely fake conversation between two Republicans and shared it on Twitter.

Breitbart reports:

Fake News: CNN Analyst Makes Up Conversation Between Republican Senators on Impeachment

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CNN political analyst Joe Lockhart on Wednesday made up a conversation between Republican senators on day two of the Senate impeachment trial, updating his claim roughly ten minutes later and admitting that he made the entire exchange up.

“Overheard convo between two Republican Senators who only watch Fox News. ‘is this stuff real? I haven’t heard any of this before. I thought it was all about a server,’” Lockhard tweeted on Wednesday.

‘”If half the stuff Schiff is saying is true, we’re up shit’s creek. Hope the White House has exculpatory evidence.’” he continued, quoting the alleged conversation.

Approximately nine minutes later, he followed up, admitting that he made up the entire conversation.

“Ok maybe I made up the convo, but you know that’s exactly what they’re thinking,” he added:

See the tweets below:

That seems rather unprofessional and irresponsible, doesn’t it?

People fired back:

Is CNN proud of this?

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