Michelle Wolf: On her new show The Break Wolf lays the blame on the 24 hour news/entertainment cycle for changing the definition of news, which has had the effect of lending the same credence to Trump bobble heads as to actual news makers.
Originally on Salon:
“TV news used to be so lame,” Wolf said. “It used to just be Walter Cronkite saying boring things like ‘the president has been shot.’ But thankfully, that’s not news anymore! News got a sexy glow-up. Now it has all the drama and substance and botox of a Real Housewives wine fight. Let’s dive in a segment we call, ‘Entertainment Explosion!’”