November 3, 2020

CNN chief national correspondent and anchor of “Inside Politics” John King is back to manning the network’s so-called “Magic Wall.”

It can feel like a dizzying performance as King zooms in and out of states and discusses voting patterns in detail and compares results to the 2016 presidential election. So it makes sense that he’s been trending on Twitter tonight, but for all kinds of reasons. Below we highlight what some are saying about him.

First, some are marveling at how skilled he is with CNN’s touchscreen map:

Others, clearly anxious, weren’t thrilled about him saying the election is fun.

There was also a note about King talking almost nonstop tonight except for commercial breaks.

And then there was this keen observation from actress Busy Phillips …

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Amaris Castillo is a writing/research assistant for the NPR Public Editor and a contributor to She’s also the creator of Bodega Stories and a…
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