This is the most self-contained overdose of irony I’ve seen in quite a while:
Jim @Acosta tells @colbertlateshow that he doesn’t want to “be the story” but can’t just “sit back and do nothing” as @realDonaldTrump tries to systematically discredit the press. https://t.co/V2gsGaZXYS
— Matt Wilstein (@mattwilstein) August 9, 2018
That’s the equivalent of saying you wish you weren’t the center of attention while singing “I Gotta Be Me” naked in Times Square.
Acosta also got his inner Stuart Smalley on:
— Jim Acosta (@Acosta) August 8, 2018
“I’m good enough, I’m smart enough, and doggone it, the anti-Trump Resistance likes me.”