If you’re not a New Yorker, you probably know the Daily News largely from its desperate trolling covers.
Lately this has involved badly photoshopped pictures of Trump devouring babies while wearing clown makeup supplemented by a Linda Stasi article calling for the murder of all Republicans.
If you’re thinking that this smacks of desperation, you’re right. The Daily News is cutting much of its staff and pivoting to digital. Its long running feud with the New York Post is over.
And the Post won.
(Not that in the long run any paper can or will win.)
But one of the many things that killed the Daily News was its hatred of Trump. Back in the day, it was a working class tabloid. Then it became a shrieky lefty troll while leaving its audience behind.
Read the full story from Front Page Mag
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