Trump’s CHARACTER (“leadership style” is a euphemism) was the focus of coverage because Trump’s MO was to assault anyone who disagreed with him (media = “enemy of the people”), go it alone etc. and to do so DIRECTLY . . USING A VERY WIDE REACHING INFORMATION TOOL (TWITTER).
right on cue
This moment that he’s joking about was when his press secretary, Stephanie Grisham, pushed to make sure the press could observe what was happening. He has a bit of a different take here. https://t.co/6ZT13z42yz