This is how the narrative is cultivated.
This is not a failure of checking sources, but one of trying to optimize the greatest impact possible for political reasons. I don’t trust the Legacy Media as far as I can spit.
Photographer Marco di Lauro said he nearly “fell off his chair” when he saw the image being used, and said he was “astonished” at the failure of the corporation to check their sources.
The picture, which was actually taken on March 27, 2003, shows a young Iraqi child jumping over dozens of white body bags containing skeletons found in a desert south of Baghdad.