Bret Baier Admits Fox Got Link Between ISIS Tweet And Chattanooga Shooting Wrong

Bret Baier Admits Fox Got Link Between ISIS Tweet And Chattanooga Shooting Wrong

Baier: "All Indications Now Are That It Came Out After The Attack"

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From the July 16 edition of Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor:

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BAIER: One thing Bill, on that tweet that you brought up at the beginning, all indications now are that it came out after the attack, and that it either was a Pacific time time stamp, or - but it looks like--

(CROSSTALK)

O'REILLY: A bogus situation? 

BAIER: Yeah, and that -- but nevertheless, it was touting the attack as a success for ISIS. But it wasn't a preconceived thing.

Previously:

Fox Runs With Bogus ISIS Link To Chattanooga Shooting

Fox Starts Walking Back Claims Of ISIS Link To Chattanooga Shooting

Bill O'Reilly Links ISIS Tweet To Chattanooga Shooting Even As He Admits It May Not Be True

Fox's Catherine Herridge Now Admits There Are "Questions" About Accuracy Of Her ISIS Tweet Reporting

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Bret Baier
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