POLITICAL CANNIBALISM: Mainstream Media Mocks Hillary’s 26 Day Media Silence

Published on May 8, 2015

What’s wrong Hillary? Cat got your tongue? Or do you just avoid media altogether every time a new scandal pops up?

By Alex Swoyer, Breitbart

Friday marks 26 days since Clinton formally announced she is running for president, but she has yet to do a formal interview with national media, extending her own record as the presidential candidate who’s waited longest in modern history.

Clinton’s silence comes as political reporters are buzzing about the book “Clinton Cash,” which details influence peddling by the Clinton Foundation. They’re eager to ask her many questions.

The Washington Post’s Erik Wemple writes on media organizations, but recently took to his blog to point on the New York Times’ approach to dealing with Hillary Clinton’s silence to reporters.

Wemple said New York Times reporter Amy Chozick has created what he coined “the air question.”

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