A case study in normalizing Trump, from the New York Times

I’ve been tweeting a lot about the latest New York Times interview with Trump. Here’s the main article, here’s a partial, edited transcript, here’s a sidebar on Times publisher A.G. Sulzberger’s colloquy with Trump on press freedom.

I don’t have that much more to add, although I’ll note that my first tweet definitely struck a nerve.

There have been lots of interesting repsonses, I encourage you to look through them.

I’ll just leave you with this one:

UPDATE:

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  1. Thanks, Dan. Someday, perhaps, someone will write an insider account of how the Times lost its way during the reign of our so-called president. (If it happens, it certainly won’t come from Peter Baker or Maggie Haberman, and if it did, I wouldn’t trust it.)

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