CNN host cracks the whip, rebukes Bob Schieffer for ‘normalizing’ President Trump

The heads of media Trump-haters are quietly imploding as their bête noire is executing a diplomatic triumph in the Middle East.  The fanatics among them are lashing out at colleagues who dare to deviate from the Party Line that Trump is stupid, embarrassing, corrupt, and everything they hate.  In order to maintain message discipline, positive comments about the remarkable accomplishments achieved in Saudi Arabia – restructuring the relationship of the Sunni world with America – must be avoided, or if actually uttered, refuted. That is exactly what happened Sunday on CNN's Reliable Sources show. Mark Finklestein of Legal Insurrection captured the revealing interchange when veteran correspondent Bob Schieffer – a journalist who remembers the actual function of the profession, as opposed to its corruption into a propaganda cadre – is corrected by a young True Believer named John Berman.  This must be seen to...(Read Full Post)