And folks on Twitter couldn’t believe the irony, given Bartiromo’s history of sycophantic comments about the president.
In an interview with the right-wing Daily Caller, Bartiromo claimed mainstream media such as The New York Times and CNN are “just not news.”
“They’ve taken a side,” she complained. “They are the mouthpieces for the Democrat Party and they are trying hard to affect elections. I mean, I think it is election interference.”
.@MariaBartiromo explains how legacy media has failed during the Trump administration:
“They’ve taken a side, they are mouthpieces for the Democrat Party, and they are trying hard to affect elections. I think it is election interference.” pic.twitter.com/O3qtTQ0jvG
— Daily Caller (@DailyCaller) November 30, 2020
Critics could not believe the gall of the cable personality, who has stumped for Trump and often fawns over him in interviews.
“Irony is truly dead,” wrote one Twitter user:
Maria, you know the phrase about the pot calling the kettle black I assume ?
— Bald Head Slim (@jaimiestarr7) November 30, 2020
HAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA the irony
— Jeff Locker 傑夫 🦋 (@jefflocker) December 1, 2020