President Donald Trump took time out of his day to tweet an attack on the retiring AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson.
He suggested the door should not hit him on the way out.
The Trump Justice Department attempted to block the merger of AT&T and CNN owner Time Warner and the President has targeted CNN for his mainstream media tweet scorn arguably more than any other news network. He also verbally excoriated a CNN reporter and attacked the network after she persistently asked him a question he did not want to respond to.
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Contributing editor John Eggerton has been an editor and/or writer on media regulation, legislation and policy for over four decades, including covering the FCC, FTC, Congress, the major media trade associations, and the federal courts. In addition to Multichannel News and Broadcasting + Cable, his work has appeared in Radio World, TV Technology, TV Fax, This Week in Consumer Electronics, Variety and the Encyclopedia Britannica.