'You Can't Fake America Great Again'
President Donald Trump appears to have intentionally attempted to get his official state visit to the UK off on the wrong foot. He attacked Princess Meghan Markle, an American who is now the Duchess of Sussex after marrying Prince Harry last year. He attacked the Mayor of London. And he even waded in UK politics, pushing for Boris Johnson – who some see as racist and homophobic – to become Prime Minister.
All of that has angered Americans embarrassed for their nation, and angered the British, upset the American man-baby has returned, as Sky News announced.
He's back. Watch full coverage of President Trump's state visit to the UK from Monday on @SkyNews. #TrumpVisit… https://t.co/SxGZdj2RTM— Sky News (@Sky News)1559473200.0
But it wasn't Sky News, which is actually owned by America's Comcast, that President Trump was angry at, but CNN, over what he claims is their "unfair" and such "bad, Fake News!"
And so Trump decided to call for a boycott of CNN's parent company, which is now AT&T.
I believe that if people stoped using or subscribing to @ATT, they would be forced to make big changes at @CNN, whi… https://t.co/dPeDxve94G— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump)1559559033.0
It's that move that's causing outrage.
@realDonaldTrump @ATT @CNN The whining baby has made it to London: https://t.co/8blM2mG77s— (((DeanObeidallah))) (@(((DeanObeidallah))))1559563880.0
Yes, the president is calling for economic harm, boycott of an American company while he’s overseas because he does… https://t.co/Dt2sEDGlg9— Michelangelo Signorile (@Michelangelo Signorile)1559560440.0
@realDonaldTrump @ATT @CNN How is this not an impeachable offense? Using your 'power' to try to destroy a company that reports on you?— Roland Scahill (@Roland Scahill)1559559207.0
@realDonaldTrump @ATT @CNN Real news will hold you responsible for your fake news, Mr. President. You can't Fake America Great Again.— Morten Øverbye (@Morten Øverbye)1559559816.0
How have we gotten to the point where the President of the United States is openly trying to get American businesse… https://t.co/M1zZOLmsPE— Citizens for Ethics (@Citizens for Ethics)1559560277.0
@realDonaldTrump @ATT @CNN Focus. Focus on your big London trip. You’re on foreign soul. Stop attacking everyone an… https://t.co/rganxhLkJu— Andy Ostroy (@Andy Ostroy)1559559995.0
@realDonaldTrump @ATT @CNN “Stoped.” Your inability to write or spell or punctuate with any accuracy or articulati… https://t.co/B9353atWVI— MatthewDicks (@MatthewDicks)1559559352.0
"Report what I like or I will use the power of the state to try to put you out of business" - this is what despots… https://t.co/NZTBhdZ1qC— Scott Reid (@Scott Reid)1559559274.0
@realDonaldTrump @ATT @CNN Just look outside your window instead. It’s lovely in London today.… https://t.co/VW2o31L9M5— Lesley Abravanel🆘 (@Lesley Abravanel🆘)1559560095.0
The President of The United States tells people to boycott @ATT, because he doesn't like the way @CNN (owned by AT… https://t.co/uoNHrIrMDw— CreativeTweets (@CreativeTweets)1559561541.0