‘60 Minutes’ received its highest ratings in a decade, with 21.3 millionpeople tuning in to hear Daniels expand on the salacious details of what she says was her affair with President Trump. She told Anderson Cooper that she was threatened in 2011 to stay silent and was subsequently intimidated into signing a non-disclosure agreement out of fear. While the White House continues to deny the fling, is this story really worth all the attention it’s getting?
Jim Braude was joined by Lisa Lerer, national politics reporter for The Associated Press and Harvard Nieman fellow, and Joan Vennochi, a Boston Globe columnist, to discuss.