The warmth is actually and figuratively on Morning Present co-anchors Alex (Jennifer Aniston) and Bradley (Reese Witherspoon) on this week’s episode when the pair are dispatched to Los Angeles to cowl a devastating wildfire simply as the strain between them is boiling over.
Early into “The Pendulum Swings” (aka Episode 6), which makes its Apple TV+ debut on Friday, Alex — who’s nonetheless miffed at Bradley over her explosive interview with Mitch’s accuser — tears into her beginner sidekick when she pitches one more “superior journalist bulls–t” story thought. “It’s actually obnoxious,” she continues as two dozen of their Morning Present colleagues look on. “You haven’t any respect for our present or the work that we do right here.”
Bradley additionally has zero you-know-whats to provide, so if it’s an excellent awkward office skirmish Alex needs it’s an excellent awkward office skirmish Alex goes to get! “Properly, I don’t have to deceive myself concerning the high quality of the present that you simply’ve been producing for 15 years,” she fires again, earlier than difficult Alex and Co. to profit from the present’s “unimaginable platform” by opening “folks’s eyes” as a substitute of “force-feeding them a bunch of shiny rubbish that sedates them into pondering their lives are nice.”
And so they’re simply getting warmed up!
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