Poynter's Kelly McBride Urges Media To Prioritize Context Over Speed When Reporting On Trump's Tweets
McBridge: "We Need To Figure Out What The Strategy Is In Order To Cover It Accurately And Not Necessarily Play Into His Hands"
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From the December 11 edition of CNN’s Reliable Sources:
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BRIAN STELTER (HOST): Let me go to this weekend's tweets. Kelly McBride, we’ve heard from Trump this morning, talking about secretary of state job, saying he hasn't made a decision yet. There’s been reporting that there may be a decision soon, that he's thinking about candidates. What do you make of Trump's use of sort of Twitter and cable news together, right? He watches cable news, he reacts on Twitter, and then cable news reacts to him, this real time feedback loop.