Sunday, October 16, 2016
Billy Bush is reportedly near an NBC exit deal, but Brian Steinberg still has many questions for NBCU. Meanwhile, Donald Trump is stepping up his claims that the election will be rigged with the media's help, including SNL's help, and Paul Farhi says Trump rally crowds are getting more aggressive with the press. CNN chief Jeff Zucker gave a public talk in which he said it was a mistake for CNN to air numerous Trump rallies early on. Victor Pickard offers analysis of media and politics in the Trump era and how the drive for ratings and profit have undermined public service. A Law & Order: SVU episode has been delayed until after the election.