“Distort” in the news

Publications and example sentences

The Age
· Sorry, President Trump, Twitter makes its own rules  
And given the belief by many of the president's supporters that the news media distort his every word, social media might be his only means to stay in touch with his base.  Copy example sentence
· National Times Singapore issued correction direction over false POFMA statements in Facebook post  
Yet, he continues to publish falsehoods that distort the public’s understanding of the law and how it has been implemented.”  Copy example sentence
The Guardian
· Margaret Meek Spencer obituary  
In a clear and thought-provoking way, each of her longer books, including Learning to Read (1982), Achieving Literacy: Longitudinal Studies of Adolescents Learning to Read (1983) and On Being Literate (1991), looks at these concerns with a fresh eye, rejecting the distorting lens of accepted practice to make penetrating observations based on a wide-ranging scholarship in literature, psychology and philosophy.  Copy example sentence
Malay Mail
· Lufthansa says currently ‘unable to approve’ state rescue over EU conditions  
Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary said yesterday that his huge no-frills Irish carrier would appeal against the planned part-nationalisation of Lufthansa, calling the deal “illegal state aid” that distorts competition.  Copy example sentence
The Diplomat
· South Korea’s Imperfect But Maturing Democracy  
His amendment, if passed through South Korea’s unicameral National Assembly, where the ruling party now enjoys an overwhelming majority, would punish those who “distort, slander, and fabricate historical truth” or “defame pro-democracy persons or agencies” by up to seven years in prison or a 70 million won ($57,000) fine.  Copy example sentence
· CDC: Coronavirus antibodies could give "short-term immunity," but more data is needed  
This distorts data on how widespread the virus is, which is one of the primary uses of antibody tests.  Copy example sentence
Seeking Alpha
· FireEye: Upholding The Bull Case  
This will ensure that billings guide will stop distorting short-term expectations.  Copy example sentence
Seeking Alpha
· Signet Jewelers - Poor Fundamentals And Bearish Catalysts With 70%+ Downside  
To be fair, there are some items such as goodwill and intangible impairments that somehow distort the real profitability picture in 2020 and 2019.  Copy example sentence
Yonhap News
· (EDITORIAL from Korea Herald on May 26)  
It distorts the effects of policies, misleading policymakers and the country.  Copy example sentence
The New York Times
· As Meatpacking Plants Reopen, Data About Worker Illness Remains Elusive  
Releasing the data, he said, “would distort any one company’s role in community spread.”  Copy example sentence