MSNBC To Trump: Do Your Job Instead Of ‘Spewing Petty Personal Attacks’

Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski attend NY: The Accessories Council Excellence Awards 2016 on August 02, 2016 at Cipriani in New York City, USA. (Photo by Steve Eichner/Scott Rudd) *** Please Use Credit from Credit Field ***

MSNBC on Thursday responded to President Donald Trump’s vicious personal attack on “Morning Joe” host Mika Brzezinski’s appearance by suggesting he focus on governing rather than Twitter feuds.

“It’s a sad day for America when the president spends his time bullying, lying and spewing petty personal attacks instead of doing his job,” a spokesperson for the network said.

“Never imagined a day when I would think to myself, ‘it is beneath my dignity to respond to the President of the United States,'” MSNBC’s communications senior vice president Mark Kornblau tweeted.

He compared Trump’s comments to “The Office,” a comedy series focused on the eccentric personalities in an everyday workplace.

Trump on Thursday went after Brzezinski, whom he dubbed “low I.Q. Crazy Mika,” and her co-host Scarborough (“Psycho Joe”) in a pair of early-morning tweets.

“I heard poorly rated @Morning_Joe speaks badly of me (don’t watch anymore),” Trump tweeted, and said Brzezinski visited his Mar-a-lago resort while “bleeding badly from a face-lift.”

The President has a long-standing feud with the two hosts, but his attack Thursday morning was atypically nasty and somewhat reminiscent of his excoriation of former Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly.

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