The is America's top journalism school's professional media publication. They just called Chuck Todd an idiot.
"After former special counsel Robert Mueller testified before the House Judiciary Committee this morning, managed to demonstrate, with uncharacteristic brevity, his basic misunderstanding of the requirements of his job..."
Excellent from ⁦⁩ on the gravity of public interest politics reporting and the profound failure of those reporters who evaluate testimony as entertainment
CJR smacks Chuck Todd today. "Chuck Todd managed to demonstrate, with uncharacteristic brevity, his basic misunderstanding of the requirements of his job"
"Politics isn’t entertainment, it is not a performance to be critiqued. Reporting on national politics is a public trust of solemn importance that affects hundreds of millions of people."
Serious, informed people should cover politics, not "showmen." My latest for
When Mueller coverage became about the circus
An important gut check on TV media... and Chuck Todd's insufferable smarm.
The folks continue to show how unserious they are with their attack on for accurately recognizing that in 21st century politics optics matter. Ultimately, this is about the CJR "public editor" being a progressive upset Chuck is right.
“For Chuck Todd all the political world’s a stage, and he’s the star.”