It’s not the most popular sport, but there it was: Television networks giving up afternoon airtime to a softball match.
Stonewalled for 65 days by President Biden, the press decided their first opportunity to question him should be used to let him monologue on his favorite topics.
The AP kicked things off by suggesting Republicans were obstructionists — how is Biden going to get around that? There were a number of questions about the filibuster, with the media basically begging the president to get rid of it. These weren’t inquiries, they were activism.