By Timothy Fitzpatrick
June 20, 2018 Anno Domini
Fox News edited out an embarrassing incident at a Trump rally in Minnesota today where a protestor interrupted the President and held up a giant photo of Trump with his arm around convicted pedophile billionaire Jeffrey Epstein.
“Who is Jeffrey Epstein?” a caption on the photo asked.
Some alert viewers posted the unedited footage of the incident to Youtube, trumping Fox, which later edited out the incident and showed only a shot of Trump’s face as the protestor was escorted out by security from the Amsoil Arena in Duluth. The rally was in support of the GOP in anticipation of the 2018 Midterm elections.
Trump promptly responded by demanding security remove the man followed by Trump belittling and ridiculing the protestor with statements like, “Go home to your Mom, darling” and “was that a man or a woman, because he needs a haircut more than I do?”
Here is the footage from the live feed before the Fox News edit (the second clip, although captured from a TV, shows the photo more clearly; the third video shows an on-the-ground point of view of the protestor):
And now here is Fox’s sanitized version: