The reason it’s so hard to cover Trump fairly is because, to many of the people who cover him, Trump is an excruciatingly offensive individual whose presidency is a complete and utter embarrassment. A small part of this stems from Trump being a Republican and having Republican policy objectives. B…
I am no fan of Trump, but I do think that the media portrays him in a slightly unfair way….in part because it’s hard not to.
What I noticed; something that jumps out is how rarely you see a photo of Trump that is flattering. He’s often captured with terrible expressions, childish ones, etc.
That perplexes me a bit. Is he that much uglier than any other president past? Or is it intentional? Or is it some sort of bias towards the unflattering contenance of a person that is truly hard to like?