Bill Maher trashes dying traditional media over fake news

So he’s noticed and cares?

From Amber Athey at Daily Caller:

Comedian Bill Maher said on his HBO show Friday night that too many news outlets — including BuzzFeed and Huffington Post — try to stir up fake controversies as opposed to actually reporting the news. More.

Reality check: Well, obviously. They can’t stand the actual news. It’s not The Narrative. And it’s not welfare.

See also: Ottawa weighs making Canadian media official Pravdas. In an age when everywhere we look, someone is tippy tapping away on his phone, the necrotic Canadian media could only ever be an amplifier for government propaganda, and many of them sound like they are rehearsing for the part. The news, whatever it is, will usually be elsewhere.