Trump postpones his fake "Fake News Awards"

Trump postpones his fake

"The interest in, and importance of, these awards is far greater than anyone could have anticipated!" he said. "Stay tuned!" the president tweeted.

Now, don't expect Jim Acosta or Rachel Maddow to be strolling down a red carpet or arriving at the White House in limousines in hopeful anticipation of accepting the dishonor.

Trump has spent the past several days railing against Michael Wolff's book "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House" as a "Fake Book" and inserting himself in an on-air dispute between White House aide Stephen Miller and "CNN flunky" Jake Tapper.

The 71-year-old said he would be handing out his "dishonest media" awards in various "fake media" categories, ranging from "dishonest" to "bad reporting".

"The President of the United States is starting his own awards show - the Stupid People's Choice Awards are what they're calling it", Kimmel said.

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Trump had coined the term "Fake News" during his presidential campaign, targeting media houses for "biased" news.

Mr Trump dismissed the book as "phony", adding the author "is a total loser who made up stories in order to sell this really boring and untruthful book".

During his tenure as President, Mr Trump has repeatedly claimed the media has been unfair to him.

Trump had promised to hold the mock awards show to castigate mainstream news organizations for their coverage of his presidency.

And, yes, we are actually talking about a Fake News Awards ceremony that has been created by the leader of the free world. Not to be outdone by Colbert, Noah not only purchased a billboard in Times Square but took out a full-page ad in the New York Times promoting The Daily Show as "political propaganda disguised as entertainment" and "monotonous...liberal dogma".

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