Sarah Isgur, the not “controversial” hire by CNN despite what THR says, has reportedly self-demoted herself from editor to pundit in the wake of criticism from the angry mob both inside and outside of CNN:

From the article:

On Friday, Isgur announced that she will instead join CNN as a political analyst, the on-air role traditionally held by former partisans.

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A CNN spokesperson confirmed the change and said that it was Isgur’s idea. “We can confirm that when Sarah came to us and proposed her role be adjusted to a political analyst instead, we agreed and we look forward to her starting in that role,” the spokesperson told The Hollywood Reporter.

Isgur herself tweeted that the move was her idea:

Because what CNN was missing was another pundit:

And not representation in the actual newsroom:

Welcome to the club we guess?

But this is pretty sad of CNN for just caving like this:

And libs are still angry:

Exit question: Why didn’t CNN announce this?

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