Sponsored Content

Intermarkets' Privacy Policy

Donate to Ace of Spades HQ!

Recent Entries
Absent Friends
GnuBreed 2024
Captain Hate 2023
moon_over_vermont 2023
westminsterdogshow 2023
Ann Wilson(Empire1) 2022
Dave In Texas 2022
Jesse in D.C. 2022
OregonMuse 2022
redc1c4 2021
Tami 2021
Chavez the Hugo 2020
Ibguy 2020
Rickl 2019
Joffen 2014
AoSHQ Writers Group
A site for members of the Horde to post their stories seeking beta readers, editing help, brainstorming, and story ideas. Also to share links to potential publishing outlets, writing help sites, and videos posting tips to get published. Contact OrangeEnt for info:
maildrop62 at proton dot me
Cutting The Cord And Email Security
Moron Meet-Ups

« Breaking: Josh Hawley Will Object to Claimed Results of Electoral College, Setting Up Vote of State Delegations | Main | "Murder Guv" Andrew Cuomo Orders Precious Vaccine to be Given to Drug Addicts First »
December 30, 2020

Jim Acosta: Why, It Was So Dangerous For Me to Report on Trump I Should Get "Hazard Pay"

What a ridiculous, ludicrous, fat little man.

Acosta said this in the course of admitting that he wouldn't be grandstanding or trying to take down Biden.

CNN's Jim Acosta was accused of being "literally delusional" on Tuesday after admitting he doesn't plan to cover Joe Biden's presidency as actively as he did the Trump administration, claiming covering Trump was "an experience that might merit hazard pay."

A piece published by The Atlantic on Tuesday, "The Resistance's Breakup With the Media Is at Hand," by McKay Coppins notes, "The White House spent four years vilifying journalists" and asked, "What comes next?" Coppins noted "the Trump era has been especially rewarding to a certain class of Washington reporter," which includes CNN's Acosta.

"As the White House beat became the biggest story in the world, once-obscure correspondents were recast in the popular imagination as resistance heroes fighting for truth, justice, and the American way. They were showered with book deals, speaking gigs, and hundreds of thousands of Twitter followers," he wrote, pondering what reporters who "got famous fighting with Trump" plan to do next.


"You can't just go and trash the press and totally lie to the American people and tell them real news is fake news... I don't think the press should be trying to whip up the Biden presidency and turn it into must-see TV in a contrived way," Acosta told Coppins.

Coppins admitted it sounded like a "double standard," but Acosta maintained that Trump's treatment of the press was a "nonstop national emergency" that warranted harsh coverage.

CNN's "fact-checker" admits he will be taking the next four years off:

Acosta's colleague, CNN fact-checker Daniel Dale, also admitted he won’t cover Biden the way he handled Trump.

"It will not be a 24-hour, seven-day-a-week job to fact-check Biden," Dale told Coppins, who noted that the CNN fact-checker feels Biden doesn't lie as often as Trump so his role will largely shift to "debunking online disinformation and digging into claims made by congressional leaders."

Many took to Twitter to mock the CNN staffers for essentially admitting they won't cover Biden as thoroughly as they did Trump.

Meanwhile, bitchmade fake toughguy Jake Tapper is complaining that Trump retweeted a tweet that called him "Fake Tapper."

This is so Fake Tapper -- he's putting on his hero act, criticizing Trump for engaging in a squabble while people are dying.

Meanwhile, this is literally all Fake Tapper does all day -- while the same people are dying.

Fucking Twitter-addict basketcase neurotic bitch.

Dear Diary,

The president said mean things to me while I was berating him. It made me very, very sad. This is the worst thing that has happened to anyone since Anne Frank and also since before Anne Frank!

Bitchmade cowards, weaklings, and squawking parakeets.

digg this
posted by Ace at 01:02 PM

| Access Comments

Recent Comments
Smell the Glove: "@338 Jim ,Norm MacDonald "the #1 alternative band ..."

callsign claymore: "Hey Doof! ..."

TheJamesMadison, raging against the bourgeois with Pasolini: "Those darn corporations! ..."

caroline ellison: "The ironic part? The link has pics of the guys inv ..."

Chicxulub : "297 More than a million acres in TX burning now. A ..."

Raul McHartney : "Reggae, Ska? Now do Skiffle. ..."

Joe Mannix (Not a cop!): "If they aren't retarded they will not choose door ..."

ShainS -- Laken Riley (Business is business, and it's a murder most foul) [/b][/i][/s][/u] : "OMG, are they really going with: 1. Venezuela rel ..."

Burnt Umber: "In regard to the previous post, everyone should ha ..."

whig: "Except Shiff's brain is smaller. Posted by: jim ( ..."

Planned Parenthood: "[i[303 Killing babies is a cultural thing in some ..."

jim (in Kalifornia) [/b] [/s] [/i] [/u]: "322 This motherfucker has been a busy beaver. I ..."

Recent Entries

Polls! Polls! Polls!
Frequently Asked Questions
The (Almost) Complete Paul Anka Integrity Kick
Top Top Tens
Greatest Hitjobs

The Ace of Spades HQ Sex-for-Money Skankathon
A D&D Guide to the Democratic Candidates
Margaret Cho: Just Not Funny
More Margaret Cho Abuse
Margaret Cho: Still Not Funny
Iraqi Prisoner Claims He Was Raped... By Woman
Wonkette Announces "Morning Zoo" Format
John Kerry's "Plan" Causes Surrender of Moqtada al-Sadr's Militia
World Muslim Leaders Apologize for Nick Berg's Beheading
Michael Moore Goes on Lunchtime Manhattan Death-Spree
Milestone: Oliver Willis Posts 400th "Fake News Article" Referencing Britney Spears
Liberal Economists Rue a "New Decade of Greed"
Artificial Insouciance: Maureen Dowd's Word Processor Revolts Against Her Numbing Imbecility
Intelligence Officials Eye Blogs for Tips
They Done Found Us Out, Cletus: Intrepid Internet Detective Figures Out Our Master Plan
Shock: Josh Marshall Almost Mentions Sarin Discovery in Iraq
Leather-Clad Biker Freaks Terrorize Australian Town
When Clinton Was President, Torture Was Cool
What Wonkette Means When She Explains What Tina Brown Means
Wonkette's Stand-Up Act
Wankette HQ Gay-Rumors Du Jour
Here's What's Bugging Me: Goose and Slider
My Own Micah Wright Style Confession of Dishonesty
Outraged "Conservatives" React to the FMA
An On-Line Impression of Dennis Miller Having Sex with a Kodiak Bear
The Story the Rightwing Media Refuses to Report!
Our Lunch with David "Glengarry Glen Ross" Mamet
The House of Love: Paul Krugman
A Michael Moore Mystery (TM)
The Dowd-O-Matic!
Liberal Consistency and Other Myths
Kepler's Laws of Liberal Media Bias
John Kerry-- The Splunge! Candidate
"Divisive" Politics & "Attacks on Patriotism" (very long)
The Donkey ("The Raven" parody)
Powered by
Movable Type 2.64