Bob Schieffer leans liberal in his work for CBS News. But he just found out the hard way that nothing is off-limits for bitter, indignant young establishment figure-heads looking to control the Trump narrative.
Appearing on CNN, Schieffer praised President Trump’s speech in Saudi Arabia, calling it “presidential” and well-received.
That just wouldn’t do for host John Berman, who proceeded to threaten Schieffer with the idea of a fan/media backlash as retaliation for the latter taking a pro-Trump stance.
The TV veteran shrugged off both the ominous jab and the notion that he must have an agenda behind complimenting Trump. “I’m reporting,” he said. “That’s what reporters do!”
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