"Alex, you guys sound like Pravda reporting the five-year plan for Stalin, okay?"

WILSON: Alex, you guys sound like Pravda reporting the five-year plan for Stalin, okay? You guys have very much bought into the Trump [inaudible–sounds like “madness”] you can’t find a negative story about Donald Trump on your website unless it’s a full moon–

MARLOW: That’s absolutely not true. When he was on CNN, we were extremely critical of his interview with CNN, and my reporter Ben Shapiro wrote a front-page story assigned by me, put into the lead…

WILSON: I’m sure there’s a great fiduciary underpinning to that. But Alex, what is happening with you guys–and there’s some folks on the right–you’re covering this because it’s great for clicks, it’s great for energizing a certain demo. And I get it. I understand it. But let’s be honest here. You guys aren’t covering Donald Trump in a straight-up-the-middle, journalistic way. Half of it comes out like, seriously, looking like the Pravda reporting the five-year sorghum harvest in the Soviet Union. This is not a guy who is this perfect candidate who is this–

MARLOW: This is just name calling. It’s just name calling. We’re a grassroots conservative site; we freely admit it. So long as Trump says his number one position is he’s gonna build a border wall, he’s going to get a lot of support from grassroots–