The media's addiction to Trump news is devastatingly real -- and here's the proof

HuffPost Comedy lampoons the media's insatiable addiction to all things Donald in this pitch-perfect parody

Published August 25, 2015 6:25PM (EDT)

  (Huffpost Comedy)
(Huffpost Comedy)

There's a devastating disease sweeping the nation, leaving news anchors begging for more of Donald Trump's "belligerent narcissism" -- and HuffPost is on it.

While some Trump news stories demand the public's attention, others -- like flying "chubby kids" in helicopters or sparking silly Twitter feuds with B-listers -- could probably afford take the back-burner. Impossible, says one news anchor whose livelihood practically depends on this garbage, driving his wife into a life of cosplaying as Trump just to win back his affection.

Watch the clip courtesy of HuffPost Comedy below:

By Colin Gorenstein

Colin Gorenstein is Salon's assistant editor of internet and viral content. Follow @colingorenstein or email

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