President Trump has always been quite open about his frustration with the news media but he took his criticism of the press up a notch Friday, calling the “fake news media” the “enemy of the American people.” It was Trump’s second attempt at the tweet. He deleted an earlier version that had problems with spacing and did not include ABC and CBS

among the news organizations he specifically called out as the enemy. He also dropped the “SICK!” from the ending of his second tweet. The president has increasingly called news coverage he does not agree with “fake news.” The term was initially used to refer to the proliferation of inaccurate and misleading stories during the campaign from sites trying to pass themselves off as legitimate news sources. READ MORE