She pieced together his daily routine based on articles in Axios and in The New York Times, and tried to replicate it for 5 working days.
The morning routine
It was reported that the President wakes up at 5:30 and starts something called "executive time,” which is watching cable news. He doesn’t typically start work – that is, he has his first meeting of the day – earlier than 11 a.m.
On the first day of the experiment, Shana woke up at 5:30 and dragged herself to the couch for the "executive time” – she found a YouTube channel with streaming cable news and started watching them. An hour later, she woke up. Shana did a very unpresidential thing - fell asleep while watching the news.