Fake news is nothing new. Formerly it went by the name of yellow journalism.
Some of the places Trump has pointed to do honestly cherrypick and sway stories in a fake news type way but so do many media establishments even beloved Fox and Friends.
The headlines of prominent news establishments like the new york times are just really hard to digest if you really take a good look. Here is one ridiculous article titled “It’s not wrong to compare Trump’s America to the Holocaust. Here’s why.” From the Washington Post.
We can all agree that is sort of over the top right?