April 30, 2018 | Reading Time: 4 minutes
The Michelle Wolf Debate Is Why Americans Hate Elite Journalists
Fortunately, the tide is turning against reporters who play along with the powerful.
I’m going to leave most of the Michelle Wolf controversy to others.
Meanwhile, I want to make a few observations about the reaction to the comedian’s roasting, at the White House Correspondents Dinner over the weekend, of the president, the president’s staff and the Washington press corps. Reactions were many. I want to focus on the one represented by CNN’s Chris Cillizza: