Here's a compelling comment from a senior KGO staffer:
other reporters' desks have file folders, books, maybe even an old fashioned
Rolodex, staffers have nicknamed her desk "the dorm room" because it has little
pink baskets, knick knacks, fake plants and not one but two large mirrors. I
think it speaks more to her being in her early 20's than anything else. But it's
not helping her appear as a serious news journalist. Maybe she'll read this and
get a clue that being cutesy won't help win allies."