Ex-CNN host Larry King, has called out CNN declaring that the network no longer does the news primarily cover President Trump.
Ex-CNN host Larry King mocked his former employer earlier this week, declaring that the network "stopped doing news a long time ago" by opting to primarily cover President Trump.
King, who hosted a prime-time show on CNN for 25 years through 2010, told RT America on Tuesday that the network originally covered Trump "as a character" when he was running for president.
"They covered him as a character. They carried every speech he made. They carried him more than Fox News, at the beginning," King said. "And so they built the whole thing up and the Republicans had a lot of candidates and they all had weaknesses."
"CNN stopped doing news a long time ago," King said while being interviewed by another former CNN anchor, Rick Sanchez. "They do Trump. Fox is Trump TV and MSNBC is anti-Trump all the time."
"You don't see a story - there was vicious winds and storms in the Northeast the other day - not covered on any of the three cable networks, not covered," King noted. "So when CNN started covering Trump - they were the first - they covered every speech he made and then they made Trump the story. So, Trump is the story in America."
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