Ratings for likely non-bin Laden killer Robert O'Neill? Excellent:
Part one of Fox News Channel's Navy SEAL/Bin laden special delivered best 10 pm ratings of the year for the channel. 2.7M total, 532K demo.— Alex Weprin (@alexweprin) November 12, 2014
Book sales for likely non-on-camera government hacking victim Sharyl Attkisson? According to the latest New York Times bestseller list, which was just released today, pretty good:
Truth? Who cares? Right-wingers want a story they like, or a story that makes them self-righteously angry. You can question the facts they want to hear, but they're not interested. The truth is whatever reinforces their worldview.
UPDATE: Oh yeah, this is plausible:
As Rob O'Neill flew into Pakistan, he repeated quote from Bush: "Freedom itself was attacked by a faceless coward." pic.twitter.com/YZQMaN3Pd7— FOX & Friends (@foxandfriends) November 13, 2014
The rubes will believe anything that reinforces their worldview.