On Monday, Sarah Sanders held her first daily press briefing in 40+ days, and now we know why she really quit holding them daily, because she was seriously struggling. Sanders looked flustered as her usual lies don’t hold up as well as they did in the beginning, and the entire room now knows that every word she says is literal fake news.
One interaction with CNN’s Jim Acosta went viral almost instantly. Check it out below:
Conservatives immediately started wailing over the treatment of Sanders by Acosta. The veteran journalist felt he had no choice but to address the hysteria via his Twitter account. That tweet can be seen here:
This is nonsense. The headline says “CNN Feud.” I was the third reporter who attempted to ask Sarah about this. But good try. https://t.co/SqVJDmLhqa
— Jim Acosta (@Acosta) March 11, 2019
The responses Acosta got in the comment thread of his post were very supportive of the reporter. We saved the best reactions for you below: