July 6, 2017 at 5:02 pm
(ANTIMEDIA) — On Independence Day, CNN thought it a good idea to tweet out quotes from notable figures in American history. One such figure was the 16th president of the United States, Abraham Lincoln. The corporate media giant quoted Lincoln as saying:
“Let them know the facts, and the country is safe.”
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The tweet was interpreted to be a counterpunch to Donald Trump, whose war with the mainstream media has been raging as of late. However, any actual interpretation of the quote is moot because the quote itself is inaccurate.