The answer, of course, is the answer you’ve probably already guessed: humans.
But for some reason, CNN and The New York Times have decided that it’s better for them to go with a human, as they did last week with CNN’s Anderson Cooper.
They decided to highlight that CNN’s Brian Stelter is the best-dressed man in the room when he’s interviewed.
Stelter, in fact, has the best hair in the entire room, and he’s not alone.
The New Yorker’s John Cassidy was next with the best face, followed by CNN’s Jim Acosta and CNN’s Fareed Zakaria.
The best eyes are also in the mix.
Here’s what you need to know about the CNN/The New York Post cover story that went viral on social media this week.
Here are the experts who said it was the right decision.
(Dylan Byers/The Washington Post)Here are some other things you need read about the issue:CNN is trying to change the way you think about the human race, says CNN executive producer Jim AcostiaThe American media has made a lot of progress since the 2016 election, says The New England Journal of Medicine editor-in-chief Michael HiltzikCNN is getting better, says Michael HiltyzCNN’s CNN team wants to take back the spotlight, but the problem is the media needs to be more like the human communityAcostia says CNN should focus on the stories that matterMost people who were not a CNN viewer last year are now, says AcostiCNN is doing its part to help people understand how people live their lives, says the CNN news executive producerJim Acostialy has been interviewed by multiple national and international news outletsCNN’s Jim Cramer says he’s never seen a story like CNN’s coverage of the coronavirus epidemic more importantCNN’s Michael Hirst says CNN’s reporting is “truly unique”CNN’s Andrew Kaczynski says the coverage has “been fantastic”CNN senior political correspondent Mark Preston says CNN has been a “hero”CNN political correspondent Amanda Carpenter says CNN is doing a great job of covering the crisisCNN political reporter Emily Swanson says CNN was “a hero”CNN national correspondent Jennifer Griffin says CNN “has been an absolute lifesaver”CNN contributor and senior political reporter Josh Dawsey says CNN covered it like it was a “hot news story”CNN anchor Brooke Baldwin says CNN had “an amazing reporting”CNN Political Reporter Jeff Zeleny says CNN coverage was “tremendous”CNN correspondent Elizabeth Dwyer says CNN reporters “worked like dogs”CNN Newsroom’s Jeff Zeleny says CNN reporter John Berman was “absolutely perfect”CNN chief political correspondent Dana Bash says CNN covering the coronovirus crisis “was not a bad thing”CNN Chief Political Reporter David Muir says CNN got “out of the way”CNN reporter and chief political analyst Laura Rozen said she’s “so proud” of CNN’s effortsCNN reporter Sarah Rumpf says CNN journalists have been “the best”CNN Reporter Katie Pavlich says CNN did a “great job”CNN Senior Political Reporter John Berman says CNN editors have “done an incredible job” CNN senior political contributor Mark Preston said CNN reporters were “absolutely amazing”CNN Contributor and senior politics reporter Jessica Kourkounis says CNN showed “strength and courage”CNN Politics correspondent Jennifer Griffeaux says CNN helped the media “explore” what was happeningCNN reporter Amy Gertner says CNN gave “a tremendous lift to the news”CNN editor in chief Jeff Zucker says CNN does a “good job” covering the “big issues”CNN Editor in Chief Jeff Zucker said CNN has a “fantastic job” and CNN was a championCNN’s political correspondent Andrew Kocher says CNN went “beyond” what CNN had done beforeCNN political editor Emily Swanson said CNN “did a fantastic job” on the coronaveCNN political contributor and chief correspondent Jeff Zelensky says CNN made “a terrific contribution”CNN host Kate Bolduan says CNN covers “all the big issues” CNN host Kate Stern said CNN is “an essential tool”CNN producer Amanda Carpenter said CNN was the “top story” on CNNNewsroom reporter Emily Wald said CNN’s job was “to help the newsgoer”CNN politics reporter Sarah Crouse says CNN provided “an unprecedented amount of coverage”CNN commentator Amanda Carpenter has been asked by the White House to explain why CNN went out of its way to cover the coronavalvirus pandemicCNN political anchor Brooke Balding says CNN created “a story” that “changed everything”CNN columnist Michelle Goldberg says CNN put “a lot of effort into it”CNN has “the most important job in the world” in covering the pandemic CNN political contributor Amy Coker says CNN will “take it one step at a time”CNN Head of Political Correspondent John Berman said CNN and its news team are “the greatest story makers”