We’re In for Four Years of Near-Daily Presidential Media CritiquesWe’re In for Four Years of Near-Daily Presidential Media CritiquesAn exchange between CNN’s Jim Acosta and President Trump in yesterday’s press conference:ACOSTA: But aren’t you -- aren’t you concerned, sir, that you are undermining the people’s faith in the First Amendment, freedom of the press, the press in this country, when you call stories you don’t like “fake news”? Why not just say it’s a story I don’t like.TRUMP: I do that.ACOSTA: When you call it “fake news,” you’re undermining confidence in our news media (inaudible) important.Ann Althouse:If I were on the receiving end of that question, I’d say: Freedom
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