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HoosForward

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They excoriated anyone who highlighted the obvious inconsistencies that


Would indicate this was a hoax/flight of fantasy for some time, and failed to do any research into the accuracy of the claims (just like RS), when a few hours of basic questions could have imploded the whole catfishing expedition.

Setting aside the minimal coverage that took place of the "my bad" RS retraction which leads many folks who lived by the original headlines to still believe this happened.

But I expected nothing less from the media.
[Post edited by HoosForward at 09/13/2017 1:51PM]

(In response to this post by darkstar)

Posted: 09/13/2017 at 1:50PM



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