Disinfo: After the Trump-Clinton debate, only experts gave victory to Hillary…

Summary

After the Trump-Clinton debate, only experts gave victory to Hillary Clinton. TV channels, a range of media outlets and social networks considered Donald Trump the winner. Therefore, in accordance with TIME magazine online survey Trump won.

Disproof

In fact, the TIME website indicates that opinions were divided 50-50 between Clinton and Trump, an assessment based on 1 788 988 votes.The disclaimer on the poll page suggests that the data is not as accurate as in regular polls, for the reason that in this case “what they are counting is the number of Internet-devices controlled by people who want to vote” (ti.me/2cGV5BN), . According to the CNN poll, Clinton won according to 57% of the audience.politi.co/2dRvTb6, Furthermore, only two media outlets - the Hill and Breitbart – specified that Trump won the debates on the basis of opinion polls of its audiences.

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 43
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 27/09/2016
  • Language/target audience: Belarusian
  • Country: US
  • Keywords: Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, Media
  • Outlet: sputnik.by

Disclaimer

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Disproof

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