Trumpocalypse Approacheth

found online by Raymond

 
From (O)CT(O)PUS at The Swash Zone:

TO THE EXECUTIVES OF CNN, FOX, AND NBC:
A presidential candidate defames minorities, mocks disabled persons, and demeans women. In a normal world, such misconduct would sink any candidate. I blame your news network for normalizing the abnormal.

Bombastic and malicious rhetoric earned the candidate an estimated $5.2 billion in free airtime (MediaQuant). Complicit in opportunism, your network reaped a massive ratings windfall. Suckered by a conman, you sacrificed objectivity and integrity on the alter of craven self-interest.

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