Prior this month, President Donald Trump tweeted a doctored video cut from a star wrestling appearance that shows him walloping a man whose face is secured by the CNN logo. The tweet turned into Trump’s most-shared tweet, additionally started feedback of claimed adolescent conduct by the president.
Trump’s tweet of the counter CNN video came to a couple of days after the president lashed out, likewise on Twitter, at Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski, co-hosts of MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.”
A White House aide defended the president, saying no one should perceive the video as a threat.
“I hope they don’t. But I do think that he’s beaten up in a way on cable platforms that he has a right to respond to,” said homeland security adviser Tom Bossert.
At the time, CNN said the president was engaging in “juvenile behavior far below the dignity of his office.”
Trump received a hard line against the standard news media dating to the presidential battle. He likewise consistently expels CNN as “fake news,” including a week ago amid a stop in Poland.