Hunter Biden’s N-Bombs Illuminate Media’s Political Double Standards

Hunter Biden, the president’s son, used the n-word several times in text conversations with his $800 dollar an hour attorney to celebrate the fact that the media wasn’t covering his latest failures very aggressively. As I write this column the New York Times, the Washington Post, MSNBC, and CNN have not covered the story at all. Whatever you think of Hunter Biden, or politics in general, this is a perfect example of blatant media hypocrisy and dishonesty. Consider, for just a moment, what these four media outlets would have done if one of Donald Trump’s sons had used the n-word in a text conversation with his $800 dollar an hour attorney. And if he’d been bragging about how the media wasn’t covering him extensively and thanking the attorney for his work in keeping the discussion of his latest transgressions to a minimum in the public sphere. One of Trump’s sons using the n-word would have led the New York Times, the Washington Post, MSNBC, and the CNN for a week or more, potentially a month. It would have never totally disappeared. There would have been calls for congressional investigations into the matter, White House media would have peppered President Trump […]



Written by Clay Travis

OutKick founder, host and author. He's presently banned from appearing on both CNN and ESPN because he’s too honest for both.