Trump warned the conservative network’s primetime host that “we have some very, very bad people in government that would be willing to do bad things and for bad reasons.”
The irony of Trump’s “bad people” comment was not lost on many people online, including Obama White House photographer Pete Souza:
I mean, to be fair, he’s not wrong for once.
— 🏴☠️Cruel Angel’s Dissertation (Rory) (@Rory__Walker)
— Kellie Burke 🌀 (@kaburke9)
He should know. He is one of them.
— Carole Moss (@CaroleMoss5)
Earlier in the interview, Trump falsely described former special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russia interference in the 2016 election and possible Trump campaign collusion as “treason.”