What was she thinking?
According to CNS News, CNN’s Erin Burnett recently stated that the Iranian protesters chanting “Death to America” didn’t mean it.
Rep. Mike Turner (R-Ohio) said, “Iran itself continues to have its entire parliament to chant ‘Death to America.’ It’s not as if it’s a surprise that Iran has been coordinating and targeting interests throughout the Middle East.”
Host Burnett then stated, “I was in Tehran when they were chanting ‘Death to America’ once. I was at a rally — the people couldn’t have been more friendly to me, personally, as an American.”
“It sort of felt like a — it felt like a thing and a trope, as opposed to anything that actually was seriously meant and considered.” You can read the full article here.
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