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Old 07-17-18, 01:13 PM
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Identical Letters Appear In 21 Newspapers Slamming Trump's Supreme Court Pick

Identical Letters Appear In 21 Newspapers Slamming Trump's Supreme Court Pick – and they're all signed by different people.

Judge Brett Kavanaugh is going into the Supreme Court confirmation process with a hail of rhetorical arrows zinging by him, including a phony letter-writing campaign aimed at unsuspecting American newspaper editors

At least 21 papers were duped last week, including big-market brands like the Dallas Morning News and The Washington Times. They ran identical letters over a four-day period, each signed by a different person.

The effort is an example of public-relations 'astroturfing,' a technique meant to simulate genuine grassroots support for an idea or cause.

The form letter is one small piece of the message minefield erupting around Kavanaugh as he prepares for a brutal confirmation process that will end with scant support from Democrats.
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Old 07-17-18, 01:56 PM
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How is this any different than Sinclair Broadcasting having local newscasters across the country read from the same script?


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