Bloomberg News blasted out a “Just In” on Twitter Wednesday afternoon that quickly became the target of widespread mockery
Republican nominee Donald Trump told Bloomberg News’ Mark Halperin “We’re gonna win,” Wednesday after a ribbon cutting ceremony for his new luxury hotel in Washington, D.C.
— Bloomberg Politics (@bpolitics) October 26, 2016
Almost immediately, political reporters mocked the news value of the tweet promoting the story:
JUST IN https://t.co/qJxph9aBE1
— Burgess Everett (@burgessev) October 26, 2016
"just in" https://t.co/8fxQxyxMtj
— Evan Smith (@evanasmith) October 26, 2016
Why Bloomberg pays him the big bucks https://t.co/0iiJbf26lU
— Andrew Stiles (@AndrewStilesUSA) October 26, 2016
Halperin with the scoop https://t.co/hE57v9772U
— Will Rahn (@willrahn) October 26, 2016
It's actually hard to tell whether Bloomberg is trolling Halperin or if this is serious https://t.co/iHS8tRs722
— Allan Smith (@akarl_smith) October 26, 2016
Bloomberg TV anchor notes "Mark Halperin sit down with Mr. Trump, we will have an exclusive interview that will air tonight" Exclusive how?
— andrew kaczynski (@KFILE) October 26, 2016
Halperin makes $1 million a year and I feel guilty buying the nice brand of hand soap https://t.co/gzzrvB8XlQ
— Emma Roller (@emmaroller) October 26, 2016
— Emily Schultheis (@emilyrs) October 26, 2016
— David Rutz (@DavidRutz) October 26, 2016
Earth-shattering news. Everyone go home for the day. https://t.co/Xe9sNyrE2e
— Emily Cahn (@CahnEmily) October 26, 2016
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