Trump, Trump, Trump -- US TV turns to old habits

May 20, 2023

Trump, Trump, Trump. "All Trump, all the time," summarized media watcher Aaron Rupar over a tweeted collage of no less than seven news channels simultaneously featuring some sort of live Trump coverage. Actually, most of the time the disgraced former president and current leading Republican presidential candidate was not even visible. For four years of Trump's presidency, every day was effectively that live shot of the Florida motorcade. Now Trump is in New York, media capital of the country.