On Monday, WorldNetDaily published an article whose opening sentence is:
An Egyptian foreign-service official’s comment about President Obama is turning into a sensation among bloggers for its claim that the American leader claims to be Muslim.
There’s just one problem. The basis for this claim is that somebody’s wife heard it on TV. Even WorldNetDaily admits (should you have the stomach to go down half way to the bottom of the article): “There was no independent verification of the statement.”
WorldNetDaily treats the comment as fact in its opening sentence even though WND admits that they can’t verify it.
That’s what one comes to expect from WorldNetDaily: