A lot of excerpts of Michael Wolff’s anti-Trump book, “Fire and Fury,” are reportedly making the rounds on the Internet, but not all of them are true. Some are not only fictitious (as is a good part of the book, according to some reports), but they actually quite hilarious. One “excert” making the rounds claims Trump wanted to watch “The Gorilla Channel.” Of course, it wasn’t true, but liberals fell for it anyway.
According to Ben Shapiro, Twitter user @pixelatedboat tweeted out a parody segment supposedly lifted from Wolff’s book.
Wow, this extract from Wolff’s book is a shocking insight into Trump’s mind: pic.twitter.com/1ZecclggSa
— the gorilla channel thing is a joke (@pixelatedboat) January 5, 2018
According to Shapiro:
There was only one problem. People took the story seriously.
As @pixelatedboat tweeted, the whole purpose of his story was to show how ridiculous Wolff’s coverage was —