VCDL Exposes Katie Couric’s Documentary Scandal

23 May 2016 11:02 PM | Philip Van Cleave (Administrator)

Deceptive editing by Katie Couric maliciously and significantly changed the response of VCDL members in her new gun control infomercial, “Under the Gun”.

 

The story as reported by VCDL President, Philip Van Cleave on May 23, 2016.

 

The blog by VCDL Executive Member Pat Webb who participated in Couric's group interview of nine VCDL members.


This intentional distortion of the VCDL members' responses brings into question the credibility of any of Couric's past, present, or future work as well as the credibility of Yahoo News for tolerating a news anchor who would perpetrate such an unethical fraud.

This Couric scandal is amazing -- she is being pounded by everyone -- Washington Post, New York Times, Washington Times, CNN, FOX, and well over 50 or so more media outlets!  NO ONE IS DEFENDING HER.


Funny pokes at Katie’s “creative” editing, putting the shoe on the other foot:

A reminder of a similar fraud, this time it was by Dateline in 1993.


Just a small sampling of the media coverage of this scandal:

 

The Washington Free Beacon:

Audio Shows Katie Couric Documentary Deceptively Edited Interview with Pro-Gun Activists

 

The Blaze:

An ‘Infomercial for Gun Control’: Pro-Gun Rights Group Accuses Katie Couric of Editing Interview Footage in New Documentary  

 

The Washington Post:

Audiotape: Katie Couric documentary falsely depicts gun supporters as ‘idiots’   


Hollywood Reporter:

Katie Couric, 'Under the Gun' Filmmaker React to Editing Controversy


Steven Crowder:

RED-HANDED: Katie Couric Caught Editing Video to Push Anti-Gun Lies…


CNN:

Katie Couric stands by 'Under the Gun' as director apologizes for misleading edit   


Washington Times:

Katie Couric doc accused of deceptively editing interview with pro-gun activists   


The Daily Wire:

Katie Couric's Pro-Gun-Control Documentary Unfairly Edits Interview With Gun Rights Activists   


Truth Revolt:

Katie Couric's New Anti-Gun Documentary Deceptively Edited Interview with Pro-Gun Group  

 

FOX’s Special Report with Brett Baier  


Rush Limbaugh transcript from 5/26/2016  


Russia Times (and they know something about editing for propaganda purposes):

Katie Couric’s documentary slammed for deceptively editing interview with pro-gun activists


Washington Post / Volokh Conspiracy:

Erik Wemple on the misleading edit of gun rights supporters in new Katie Couric documentary


Huffington Post (wow - Couric really has no friends left!):

Here’s A Pro Tip For Katie Couric Before She Does Another Documentary


National Public Radio (NPR):

Manipulative Editing Reflects Poorly On Katie Couric, Gun Documentary

 

The Federalist:

Katie Couric Decried ‘Edited’ Planned Parenthood Footage, Then Doctored A Gun Owner Interview  


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