Clinton Campaign Unloads On NBC For Covering Hillary’s “Coughing Attack”

From Zero Hedge:

With questions about Hillary’s health permeating much of the fringe media over the past month, if mostly absent from the mainstream coverage, yesterday’s not one but two dramatic coughing fits by Hillary, promptly blamed on Cleveland’s pollen levels (we showed earlier that Cleveland pollen was actually moderate, and is absent from the inside of a hermetically sealed airplane), led to another frenzy of inquiries: what exactly is wrong with her?

It also led to a furious response by the Clinton campaign at an unwitting recipient: NBC News, which “dared” to cover the story (even if, as we first reported, MSNBC ultimately cut its live feed of Clinton’s Cleveland coughing fit).

As The Hill first wrote, NBC News is “facing harsh criticism” from Hillary Clinton’s campaign and her supporters for publishing one article on the Democratic presidential nominee’s coughing fit.  Lest there be any confusion, the 91-word report, had virtually no commentary aside from reporting the facts, which included her quote that she is “allergic to Donald Trump.” This is all that it said:

 Hillary Clinton struggled to fight back a coughing fit while campaigning in Cleveland, Ohio, on Monday.


“I’ve been talking so much,” Clinton said with a hoarse voice. “Every time I think about Trump, I get allergic.”


The former secretary of state has suffered from coughing fits at times throughout the Democratic presidential primary.


However the frog in Clinton’s throat on Monday was one of the most aggressive she’s had during her 2016 run and left her almost unable to finish her remarks.


After the event, campaign aides attributed it to allergies.

In other words, Hillary’s campaign was angry at NBC for reporting what millions of people saw on live TV, or in other words, the facts. However, in this particular case, the facts were less than palatable to Clinton’s campaign and …

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