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The Clown Campaign

On CNN's 'Starting Point,' The Daily Beast's Howard Kurtz argues that the campaigns (and their media coverage) have become a three-ring circus, what with Donald Trump's 'ridiculous stunt,' Obama's talk of BS, and more. But Daily Download's Lauren Ashburn disagrees, saying there's plenty of substantive election coverage out there.

10.26.12 9:58 PM ET

On CNN's 'Starting Point,' The Daily Beast's Howard Kurtz argues that the campaigns (and their media coverage) have become a three-ring circus, what with Donald Trump's 'ridiculous stunt,' Obama's talk of BS, and more. But Daily Download's Lauren Ashburn disagrees, saying there's plenty of substantive election coverage out there.