CNN Mocked for New #FactsFirst Ad Campaign

CNN ad campaign / Twitter

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CNN has unveiled a new ad campaign called "#FactsFirst" that zooms in on an apple with a voiceover saying, "Some people might try to tell you that it's a banana. It's not."

That campaign, redolent of the Washington Post‘s "Democracy Dies in Darkness" slogan, is already CNN's banner photo on Twitter, as well as its pinned tweet:

 

Though many users cheered the ad as a slam on President Donald Trump, conservatives and many liberals alike took aim at the slogan.

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Conor Beck is a Media Analyst for the WFB. He's previously written for The College Fix, Life News, and was a Student Free Press Association Fellow for The Weekly Standard. He graduated from Rice University in 2017.

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