Dickerson tells Hewitt that we can’t throw out our standards on how presidents handle the media, but that “the press did all that good work ruining its reputation on its own.”
Dickerson specifically pointed out the tendency of the media to provide “hysterical coverage to every little thing”:
The media would not be as despised if it were not so despicable.
But that one comment, they don’t trust you anymore, is a summation of where we are in America, because I really do think Manhattan-Beltway elites have lost the country.
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