David Remnick said on Sunday’s “This Week” that Michael Bloomberg “detests” the New York Times.
The panel on the Sunday morning news show was talking about the sale of the Washington Post to Amazon founder Jeff Bezos. During a discussion about what Bezos might do with the newspaper, Remnick said, “Mike Bloomberg is a great innovator, but I’ve have to say, I’ve heard straight from the horse’s mouth that he detests the New York Times… Mike Bloomberg thinks that the New York Times has an opinion page on the front page and he loathes it.”
He jokingly added, “Now that may be the function of being covered day after day and having an ego -”
“I can’t imagine that any New York mayor thought differently,” George Will responded.
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