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Aug082018

POLITICS/MEDIA: President Donald Trump, fake news, California?: Commentary (Steve Lopez), "Fake news or the future? Steve Lopez imagines an escalating spat between Trump and California" ....

***President Donald Trump, fake news, California?

* Los Angeles Times (Steve Lopez):  "Fake news or the future? Steve Lopez imagines an escalating spat between Trump and California" - From the LAT:

Living in California in the Trump era is like being in a movie inspired by “Groundhog Day,” with each day a little worse than the last.

You wake up and he’s coming after us again, tweeting, taunting, twisting the truth.

Are we living in a dream, is this a hallucination, a nightmare?

What follows is what they call “fake news.” But how far off is this from today’s surreal reality? Could it be tomorrow’s news a day early? .....................