When word of a recent Rolling Stone article reached the mainstream media, they had a field day with General McChrystal’s contemptuous remarks against the President and Vice President. Most Americans found the President’s acceptance of McChrystal’s resignation to be appropriate:
Most Americans believe President Obama has done the right thing to fire Gen. Stanley McChrystal as commander of U.S. forces in Afghanistan, and they support setting a timetable to begin withdrawing from the war zone, according to a USA TODAY/Gallup poll released on Monday.
In all, 53 percent approve of Obama’s decision to remove the disgraceful general, who was ousted last week after making contemptuous remarks of senior administration officials including Obama and Vice President Joe Biden.
But how many Americans actually read the Rolling Stone article in question?
However, it wasn’t just a General and his staff insulting POTUS and VPOTUS. There was much more to the article.
We find it quite interesting that the other quotes, the ones that really matter to the American people, were not reported on.
Not to worry fellow readers, because now you can see why the mainstream media was up in arms about the piece and why they reported only PART of the story: