Fox News commentator tries to rail against Trump's latest Twitter rant, ends up looking even worse
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Donald Trump's love affair with Fox News seems to have come to an abrupt end this week, after the president went on a Twitter rant complaining the network was reporting on the news, rather than serving as his personal cheerleader.

Trump's ire appears to have reared it's rage-tweeting orange head after the news organisation aired a segment on Wednesday that he considered to be promoting his Democrat rivals. So enraged was the president that couldn't stop himself from blasting a stereotypically furious tweet complete with randomly capped up words where he noted:

The New @FoxNews is letting millions of GREAT people down! We have to start looking for a new News Outlet. Fox isn't working for us anymore! [sic]

Fox commentator Brit Hume calmly tweeted back at the president, stating the obvious fact that media outlets are supposed to report on news, not offer blind support to a single candidate.

Which is a fair point.

This could have been a mic drop moment, however Matthew Dowd, a political analyst at ABC News, was unimpressed with Hume's comment, and pointed out that Fox has a history of pandering to the president.

Others have since chimed in echoing Dowd's argument.

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