To listen to many in the national media, they are involved in one of the most important professions in the country — the guardians of the First Amendment and firefighters for truth during this “dangerous time to tell the truth in America” (as Jim Acosta put it). That was until Sen. Martha McSally sent many journalists scurrying to their respective fainting couches after calling a CNN reporter a “liberal hack.”
CNN is still all over the story:
— Brian Stelter (@brianstelter) January 17, 2020
— CNN Politics (@CNNPolitics) January 17, 2020
“Smear”? Could the national media be a bigger bunch of babies?
Brian has tweeted ten times more about a senator making a rude comment to a journalist than he ever has about ABC inexplicably killing an expose of Epstein (who then continued to prey on kids for another 3 years). https://t.co/voBjZuMgbJ
— James Hasson (@JamesHasson20) January 18, 2020
They sure do have their “priorities”!
— C. Keller (@ctkelleriii) January 17, 2020
These guys are all scared of a woman who's 5'3", maybe 102 lbs. soaking wet. https://t.co/Oj6Civ2lxV
— It's still 2016 apparently (@jtLOL) January 18, 2020
SO brave. SO unflinching.
I don't recall this level of hysteria when @Ilhan treated him much worse.
— ?Erin ? (@MsErinMurray) January 18, 2020
And sat idly by when @IlhanMN treated him even worse.
— Tristan Elliott (@ETito604) January 18, 2020
— Political Gritty (@PoliticalGritty) January 18, 2020
The Liberal Hacks Have Bonded! Oh No!!! https://t.co/zRd404ayXO
— Freedom Rocks (@EnemySocialism) January 18, 2020
Poor CNN such a cry babyhttps://t.co/rJbtInaG4o
— SummitWarrior (@summitraymond) January 18, 2020
The self righteousness of journalists is just one of many of their unattractive features. https://t.co/taPuM2DcWn
— AdN (@ADNConservative) January 18, 2020
So overblown. https://t.co/9zNdJcrbuC
— American Cat (@american_kitty) January 18, 2020
And they’re probably not even close to being finished.