Aug 16, 2017

How TV hosts reacted in real time to Trump's press conference

Following President Trump's surprise press conference yesterday, TV hosts across the major news networks were unable to hide their shock and disdain. The stunned expressions could be seen from hosts on each channel, dissolving the typical party lines.

As The New York Times reported, the usual order was back by primetime, as CNN's Anderson Cooper began by reflecting on how Trump revealed who he really is at the press conference, and Fox News' Tucker Carlson framed the event as Trump firing back at the media.

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