Donald Trump Called Mainstream Media 'Fake Media' During CBS Interview

Type: Anti-Media AttacksApr 30 2017 Severity:
Targeted: The Media & Face the NationAbout: China
President Trump called the mainstream media 'fake media' in an exclusive 'Face the Nation' interview with John Dickerson, while also calling the show sometimes fake news as well: "You know, it's very funny when the fake media goes out, which we call the mainstream media, which sometimes I must say is you."

Main Source: cbsnews.com

Quote | He also told the reporter 'which sometimes I must say is you'.

In an interview on 'Face the Nation' with CBS reporter John Dickerson, President Trump said, "You know, it's very funny when the fake media goes out, which we call the mainstream media, which sometimes I must say is you", in regards to the media's coverage of Trump's past comments on China's currency manipulation.  

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