Entertainment

Trump Jr. lampooned over Pulitzer tweet

Siding with his father, Donald Trump Jr. attempted to jab two major newspapers awarded a Pulitzer Prize that President Donald Trump believes they didn’t deserve.

Want the funny pages with your news? Click here for original comic strips by The Extract!

“So funny that The New York Times & The Washington Post got a Pulitzer Prize for their coverage (100% NEGATIVE and FAKE!) of Collusion with Russia – And there was No Collusion!” the elder Trump tweeted. “So, they were either duped or corrupt? In any event, their prizes should be taken away by the Committee!”

Trump Jr. shared his take on the president’s post.

“He’s right… unless they give Pulitzer’s [sic] for fiction,” wrote the younger Trump, concluding with the hashtag #fakenews.

Join Scope News founder Chris Agee in Phoenix for a two-day writers conference May 31 & June 1. Click here for more details.

Plenty of Twitter users were quick to point out that the prestigious award does have a category for fiction writers.

If you’re enjoying Scope News, please click here to support journalism without an agenda.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s