Given the level of humility that’s usually exhibited by CNN’s chief Resistance reporter, he could probably use this ego boost:

They like him — they really like him!

He persisted.

What Acosta’s award will look like is anybody’s guess:

Let this be a lesson for budding journos who hope to work the WH beat someday: Pushing DNC talking points during press conferences and other news segments can help put hardware on the trophy shelf.