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2. Fire all pundits, predictors, pollsters and anyone else in the media who had a narrative they wouldn’t let go of and refused to listen to or acknowledge what was really going on. Those same bloviators will now tell us we must « heal the divide » and « come together. » They will pull more hooey like that out of their ass in the days to come. Turn them off.
4. Everyone must stop saying they are « stunned » and « shocked. » What you mean to say is that you were in a bubble and weren’t paying attention to your fellow Americans and their despair. YEARS of being neglected by both parties, the anger and the need for revenge against the system only grew. Along came a TV star they liked whose plan was to destroy both parties and tell them all « You’re fired! »
Trump’s victory is no surprise. He was never a joke. Treating him as one only strengthened him. He is both a creature and a creation of the media and the media will never own that.
FREE BONUS PACK : Steve Bell’s editorial cartoon in The Guardian.