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The media must stop live-broadcasting Trump's dangerous, destructive coronavirus briefings; He's just using them as a substitute for his rallies. Put him on tape-delay so journalists can counter his rush of misinformation.

Mar 21, 2020 - Washington Post Blogs

More and more each day, President Trump is using his daily briefings as a substitute for the campaign rallies that have been forced into extinction by the spread of the coronavirus.

These White House sessions - ostensibly meant to give the public critical and truthful information about this frightening crisis - are in fact working against that end.

Rather, they have become a daily stage for Trump to play his greatest hits to a captive audience. They come in search of life-or-death in...