New maxims for the LameStreamMedia: Mape’s Law and Beauchamping
Beauchamp [bou-champ] :
1. the act of fabricating or fantastically elaborating facts to create a news story or article, which is then presented as a true representation of the facts as they actually occurred. Usually used to prove a political point or to construct or reinforce a left-wing “narrative”. Slander, hyperbole, neologisms and “Gross Exaggerations and Inaccurate Allegations” are some of the main characteristics of a Beauchamped news article.
2. a story so fabricated or invented