It seems like much of what the mainstream media is reporting on these days is the tweets being done by Donald Trump -- and the time spent on the tweets is time taken away from more important issues which affect the entire population. Is Trump doing this intentionally -- to take attention away from the failings of his administration (and the GOP Congress)? Is the whole "war on the media" just a bone thrown to his cult following to distract them from realizing he has not made good on any of his campaign promises? Probably.
Here is most of an article by Kyle Pope for the Columbia Journalism Review. It takes the media to task for their tweet coverage, and says they must change how they are covering Trump. Pope writes: