Rachel Maddow the Latest Journo to Be Bamboozled by Christwire


Christwire, our favorite Evangelical satire site, has found another victim. After tricking NBC Los Angeles and the Huffington Post into believing their anti-gay, anti-Hollywood rants were the words of real Christians, they managed to fool liberals’ favorite skeptic Rachel Maddow into thinking there was a real Evangelical movement to get Sarah Palin to “invade Egypt.” In seriousness, the MSNBC host mentioned a funny Christwire story proposing the idea, only to be corrected later in the same show by her producers. “The bad news about a free and open internet? Sometimes you get had by brilliant satirists,” Maddow’s producers tweeted last night. “Christwire: 1 TRMS: 0”

AMAZING: Rachel Maddow Falls For False Story Calling For Sarah Palin To Invade Egypt [Business Insider]
Earlier: The Guys Behind Christwire, Creating Parody From ‘Glenn Beck on Steroids’