SOHRAB AMARI ON THE EPSTEIN REPORTING: “Whatever happened to do the old journalistic adage that ‘if your mother tells you she loves you, check it out?’ These days, too many reporters imagine their primary role is to police public discourse about the news — rather than, well, reporting the facts.”

They were happy to spend two years reporting Trump’s nonexistent “collusion” with Russia, without any evidence but that’s different because reasons. And the reasons are that they see their job as promoting the preferred Democratic narrative.