‘The Eagles are breaking up?’ AP scoop: ‘Sen. Joe Walsh’ to walk away from race

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http://twitter.com/#!/chuck_dizzle/status/497482927060430849

That tweet is what we like to call “fake, but accurate.”

As Twitchy reported, Montana Sen. Walsh is dropping out of his race. The AP reported that as well.

Well, sorta:

http://twitter.com/#!/AP/status/497478728176664576

They almost had it …

http://twitter.com/#!/BrianFaughnan/status/497478907143421952

At least they got the first two letters right. They tried their best! But not without causing some confusion:

http://twitter.com/#!/Evilpens/status/497479087397810177
http://twitter.com/#!/RBPundit/status/497479627695456256

Bummer, man.

http://twitter.com/#!/michi83/status/497480162238550017

He might need a little help getting out of his office first:

http://twitter.com/#!/Casey1273/status/497479096478490625

Yeah … he had a good run. So now what?

http://twitter.com/#!/JusticeWillett/status/497480517684457472

Well, that might be better than the way we had …

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For the record, the AP sent out a corrected version:

http://twitter.com/#!/AP/status/497481262517735424

Joe Walsh has yet to comment.

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Related:

Reports: Scandal-plagued Montana Sen. John Walsh dropping out of race

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/08/07/the-eagles-are-breaking-up-ap-scoop-sen-joe-walsh-to-walk-away-from-race/

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