'Golf Mag is notorious left-wing propaganda': Internet howls after Trump calls White House 'dump' story 'fake news’
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Donald Trump on Wednesday took aim at a recent Golf Magazine report that included an anecdote about the president referring to the most iconic building in the United States as a “dump.”


"I love the White House, one of the most beautiful buildings (homes) I have ever seen," Trump tweeted. "But Fake News said I called it a dump - TOTALLY UNTRUE."

Trump was referring to a profile that characterized a recent discussion he had with members of his New Jersey golf club. "That White House is a real dump,” Trump reportedly said while explaining why he frequents his properties instead of staying at the taxpayer-funded residence that’s housed every president since 1800.

Trump already received plenty of blowback for flippantly characterizing one of the most famed homes in America as garbage. But on Wednesday, after he essentially tweeted that the luxury sport publication Golf Magazine is a part of the “fake news” apparatus intent on bringing down his presidency, the Internet could not contain itself: