Hi, @maggieNYT.

Why don’t you do your actual job, you shameless fucking hack, and maybe develop some original reporting from your access journalism buddies.
Haberman would NEVER do truly damning reporting on Jared and Ivanka because that would cut off her access.

So instead, she’ll write fawning bullshit about how amazing the air smells when you walk behind Ivanka in the hallway and how Jared has the nicest loafers ever.
And to add to the injury of her pandering incompetence, Haberman will launder propaganda from outlets like the NY Post - which her employer would never publish - because that PLEASES the White House.

A servile sellout. A gossip reporter given a plum role at her dad’s paper.
Let’s be very clear:

Maggie Haberman would not have her job at the times if it wasn’t for her father.

A hardworking, more qualified reporter would have gotten that job.

And we would have been all the better off for it.

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