A Laid Off TV Reporter First Uncovered Borrowed Passages In Melania Trump’s Speech

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Parts of Melania Trump’s speech on Monday night during the Republican National Convention in Cleveland were strikingly similar to Michelle Obama’s speech during the Democratic National Convention in 2008. By THE NEW YORK TIMES on Publish Date July 19, 2016. Photo by Damon Winter/The New York Times

A laid off TV reporter first uncovered borrowed passages in Melania Trump’s speech

LOS ANGELES — Since he lost his TV reporting job last year, Jarrett Hill has been looking for his next opportunity. It presented itself in an unexpected way. Hill was sitting at a corner table Monday night in a Culver City Starbucks, drinking a venti iced coffee and watching the Republican National Convention on an MSNBC…