Margaret Sullivan of the Washington Post –
President Trump lost. The nation knows it. The world knows it. And, although he won’t admit it, he certainly knows it, too.
But because he is claiming otherwise — with his Republican enablers joining the chorus — this past week has presented the reality-based press with a strange and extremely important challenge.
How do you cover something that, at worst, lays the groundwork for a coup attempt and, at best, represents a brazen lie that could be deeply damaging to American democracy?