Was Snoop Dogg arrested by the Secret Service for making "violent threats" against the president?
We can verify this is false.
You may have heard about a music video in which rapper Snoop Dogg is seen firing a fake gun at a clown who looks like Donald Trump.
A story said Snoop Dogg was arrested by the Secret Service for making "violent threats" against the president.
President Donald Trump tweeted "can you imagine the outcry if Snoop Dogg - failed career and all - had aimed and fired the gun at President Obama? Jail time!"
Can you imagine what the outcry would be if @SnoopDogg, failing career and all, had aimed and fired the gun at President Obama? Jail time!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 15, 2017
It comes from one of those fake news web sites that describes its own content as "satirical."
The organization's web site, run by what they call a "group of educated, God-fearing Christian conservative patriots" actually has a disclaimer.
It says "all articles should be considered satirical and any and all quotes attributed to actual people compete and total baloney."
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