Column: The Press Secretary Puts Down Bombastic Reporters

Posted on AllSides July 10th, 2020
From The Right
Media Bias, Media Watch, White House

The July 6 Washington Post carried a typically colorful headline on top of the Style section. “A binder full of bombast: Kayleigh McEnany plays her boss and his base with derisive news briefing walk-offs.”

Media reporter Paul Farhi wrote McEnany’s “would-be smackdowns seemed so orchestrated” they only lacked some kind of musical flourish, like the opening witticisms leading into the theme song on the crime drama CSI: Miami.

McEnany flourished again later that day, noting “I was asked probably 12 questions about the Confederate flag. This President is focused on...

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