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Unfit To Print Episode 47: CBS News’ Viral Weeping Nurse Video Debunked

Amber Athey Podcast Columnist
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CBS News racked up millions of views on Twitter this week when they shared a video of a crying nurse saying she was forced to quit her job because her bosses refused to allow her to wear personal protective equipment while treating COVID-19 patients.

It turns out that wasn’t the full story and that the nurse was apparently embellishing what happened for sympathy. And it took CBS way too long to issue a correction. (RELATED: CBS News Issues Clarification On Viral Nurse’s Sob Story)

Watch or listen to this week’s episode of Unfit to Print for more of the media’s biggest mistakes!

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Thanks for watching and check out past episodes:

Unfit To Print Episode 46: MyPillow’s Mike Lindell Punches Back At Jim Acosta

Unfit To Print Episode 45: Media Blames Trump For Man Eating Fish Tank Cleaner

Unfit To Print Episode 44: Liberal Media Takes China’s Side Amid Coronavirus Panic

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