I’m not usually one to laugh at other people’s misfortune, but reading the reactions that these journalists had on election night is downright funny. The hysteria. The misguided assumptions. The unfound fear. These people truly lost it that night. These people are supposed to be bringing us unbiased news every day.
I get the disappointment. Our side went through it in 2008 and 2012. Yes, there was sadness and even tears. But nothing like what these journalists reported in an interview with Esquire. Liberal drama queens were crying on the floor, even consoling themselves with milk and cookies. Come on!
Reporters, editors, and other members of the media are reliving their election night horror stories in a new exclusive detailing what journalists and figures in the presidential campaigns themselves experienced on the night of Nov. 8, 2016.
Esquire interviewed 40 people who either covered or