Media Twitter Dunks On Eric Trump For Complaining About Reporter Doing Journalism

Eric Trump in June 2019. (MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
September 6, 2019 5:49 p.m.

Eric Trump took to Twitter Friday to launch his latest attack against the media: criticizing Washington Post reporter David Fahrenthold for doing … journalism.

In a Friday afternoon tweet, the President’s son went after Fahrenthold for reaching out to a Trump Organization employee as a potential source. In the email, Fahrenthold offers the Trump Organization employee an opportunity to speak “on background” or to send documents anonymously.

Soon after Trump’s tweet was posted, journalists and media personalities from across the country proceeded to dunk on his latest media gripe:

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