Mainstream media has been on a deathbed for the better part of a decade as newsrooms shuttered, and more importantly, trust with the American people collapsed because of the frequently biased reporting and spread of disinformation. Legacy media is at the mercy of big corporations and the government and is entirely out of touch with everyday folks.
The best thing that ever happened to mainstream media was the Trump presidency. The former president kept the American people on the edge of their seats, waiting for the next comments from Trump, which boosted news organizations’ views and subscriptions.
But now, in the Biden era, the painful death of the newsroom has returned, as The Wall Street Journal reported that the Jeff Bezos-owned left-leaning publication The Washington Post had suffered a massive loss of subscribers to the tune of 500,000….