Yesterday, the New York Times’ Maggie Haberman posed what she claimed was a serious question about Donald Trump’s “animals” remarks:

She took quite a beating for that, and with good reason. So we’re honestly not sure what possessed her to come back for more — but that’s exactly what she did:

Maybe the cycle keeps getting repeated because the media keeps effing up?

And then there’s this:

Look, Maggie: We get that you don’t like when Trump — or anyone — calls the media out on their B.S. But your taking offense to being called out doesn’t make it any less warranted.

What a novel idea, right?