February is Black History Month, so a month after America bid farewell to its first African American president, it only made sense that the new president would use his Black History Month speech to call CNN “fake news” again. On Wednesday’s Late Night, writer Amber Ruffin read the transcript of Trump’s speech, with a little commentary of her own.
One portion of the speech said, “You read all about Martin Luther King a week ago when somebody said I took the statue out of my office.” Amber paused to clarify, “Now here’s where we break from history,” before going back in to read Trump’s words. “It turned out that that was fake news. Fake news.” Amber explained, “Now this is where he gets a little sidetracked and starts complaining about the media.”
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