The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Joe For America
HAH! President-elect Donald Trump just metaphorically spit in the face of CNN’s news reporter, after he refused to take a question from him. The media was furious with him over his refusal to answer, especially since this Trump’s first press conference as president-elect.
When they wouldn’t let up, Trump publically humiliated the network by blasting them as “fake news” after they reported on an unsubstantiated 35-page document that claims Trump is being blackmailed by the Russian government.
“Don’t be rude,” Trump scolded Jim Acosta when he tried to ask a question. “No, I’m not going to give you a question. You are fake news.”
The press was incensed, but why did Barack Obama not generate the same outrage when he repeatedly criticized Fox News and questioned its legitimacy over the last eight years?
In 2010, he said the network promoted a “destructive viewpoint.”
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