Trump Slams CNN Reporter “You Are Fake News”, Calls BuzzFeed “Failing Pile Of Garbage
In an epic (mutual) trolling between president-elect Trump on one hand and BuzzFeed and CNN, on the other, the two media organizations which issued yesterday’s unsubstantiated report about Russia having compromising information on the president-elect, Trump first addressed the question of why he referred to Nazi Germany, saying it is “disgraceful” that intelligence communities would allow the release of any information. “That’s something Nazi Germany would have done and did do,” he says.
He then unleashed on Buzzfeed which published the 35-page memo, saying “Buzzfeed which is a failing pile of garbage… will suffer the consequences”
— CBS News (@CBSNews) January 11, 2017
And then, in the following episode, Trump slammed CNN’s journalist Jim Acosta, telling him “your organization is terrible” and adding “you are fake news.” “You’re attacking us, can you give us a question?” Acosta replied. “Don’t be rude. No, I’m not going to give you a question. You are fake news,” Trump responded, before calling on a reporter from Breitbart
— Mashable News (@MashableNews) January 11, 2017