“A Sprint That Never Stops.”

U.S. media outlets give a masterclass in how not to win.

President Donald J. Trump listens to a reporter’s question during the coronavirus update briefing Friday, April 3, 2020, in the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House. (Official White House Photo by Andrea Hanks)

It should come as no surprise to anyone that there are a great many members of the U.S. mainstream media who did not want Donald Trump to be the next president of the United States in 2016.

To that end, media coverage of the 2016 Trump campaign left a good bit to be desired.