MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough on Friday blasted Donald Trump’s tweet about the media, calling Trump a “fake president” for attacking the press.
“Only a FAKE PRESIDENT would declare the First Amendment to be the enemy of the American people,” Scarborough tweeted.
Only a FAKE PRESIDENT would declare the First Amendment to be the enemy of the American people. https://t.co/ZFZvlTf8Az
— Joe Scarborough (@JoeNBC) February 17, 2017
Earlier today Trump berated the “fake news media,” tweeting that the press “is the enemy of the American People.”
“The FAKE NEWS media (failing @nytimes, @NBCNews, @ABC, @CBS, @CNN) is not my enemy, it is the enemy of the American People!” he wrote.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) February 17, 2017
Trump’s tweet came a day after he scolded the media and sparred with reporters during a lengthy press conference.