Jennifer, Obama’s camp can’t be thrilled with CNN, Fox, or any other news outlets tonight. Not so hidden in all this speculation about Hillary’s superdelegate argument is the media’s disenchantment with Obama and his charms.
So far, Hillary is ahead by 8 to 10 percentage points, and her win is being talked about in reverential terms reminiscent of her coronation 6 months ago. Hugh Hewitt is calling this Hillary’s “second comeback”. Hillary had supposedly needed to win by a huge margin in order to go forward, yet Campbell Brown is now saying, “a win is a win”. The pendulum has swung back.