CBS – once the gold standard in journalism. Now it’s dirt.
The media will do anything, say anything to prolong this panic. It will never be this good for them again. Think of it. All Americans are forced to stay at home and watch the news.
5 million views.
Annnnnnnnnd it's a lie. https://t.co/1YaLrxF850
— Benny (@bennyjohnson) April 6, 2020
Of course the media is going to do everything to prolong corona panic.
Think about it. All Americans are being forced to stay home and watch the news.
Is that ever going to happen for them again?
Is it ever going to be this good for them?
And the more dire, the more eyes.
— Pamela Geller (@PamelaGeller) April 1, 2020
WATCH: CBS News Posts Fraudulent Video Of ICU Nurse Crying Over Poor Working Conditions
By Chrissy Clark, The Federalist, April 6, 2020
CBS News posted a video of a nurse who claimed she quit her job after being asked to work in a coronavirus ICU without a face mask.
“America is not prepared, and nurses are not being protected,” said the ICU nurse in the video. “I quit my job today. I went into work and I was assigned to a COVID patient on an ICU unit that has been converted to a designated COVID unit. None of the nurses are wearing masks.”
The video now appears to be inaccurate. Instead of verifying the legitimacy of the video, CBS added background music and captions to highlight a woman who lied about her workplace situation. The woman, who goes by Imaris on social media, has a prominent following on Instagram.
Prior to CBS picking up this video, Imaris posted on her public Facebook page that she has anxiety and bi-polar depression and had not been an employee at the hospital for over a year. She mentioned in her post that she was unsure if she was ready to return to her job.
Imaris also said the growing volume of information on coronavirus “triggers” her.
“The information overload can be hard for me to sift through as far as what is credible and what is not, it triggers me,” she wrote in a Facebook post.
Parroting the fraudulent video is 2020 Democratic contender Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt. who quote tweeted the video and called on the Department of Labor to issue emergency workplace standards.
“It is insane that our nurses are being forced to are for the sick without masks and respirators. The Department of Labor must immediately issue emergency workplace standards to protect our health workers, their families, and their patients,” Sanders said.
Nurses and medical workers are working tirelessly with inadequate protection gear, and they are the real heroes. For an Instagram “influencer” to deliberately misrepresent her career for the instant glorification of internet fame is sickening.
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