Don Lemon to ex-CNN colleague McEnany: 'Girl, bye'

CNN's Don LemonDon Carlton LemonFor myopic media, breaking up with Trump will be hard to do Don Lemon to ex-CNN colleague McEnany: 'Girl, bye' CNN's Don Lemon says Newsmax will 'never be as powerful as Fox News' MORE had some choice words Tuesday night for Trump press secretary and former network colleague Kayleigh McEnany, telling her "girl, bye" amid the White House's refusal to concede following last month's election.

Lemon discussed McEnany's handling of questions concerning President-elect Joe BidenJoe BidenBiden to sign executive order aimed at increasing voting access Myanmar military conducts violent night raids Confidence in coronavirus vaccines has grown with majority now saying they want it MORE's recent election by the Electoral College at a press conference earlier in the day, blasting her for criticizing the media.

"Did you know she also worked for — girl, bye," Lemon said, referring to her former position as a commentator for CNN.


"So much disinformation comes from the podium. It's just every day. It's like [she] comes out, reads propaganda, talks about what the media is doing, criticizes the media, 'this is what you should be covering'," Lemon said.

"I think we got it. When you sat here with us, you thought we had it. You were happy to be here. But now we don't know what we're doing?" he continued. "Girl, bye."

CNN's Jim AcostaJames (Jim) AcostaABC names new deputy political director, weekend White House correspondent The Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by ExxonMobil - FBI director testifies on Jan. 6 Capitol attack Conservative reporter confronts CNN's Jim Acosta at CPAC MORE also hit back Tuesday at McEnany for her criticism of the media towards the end of the press conference.

“Isn’t it hypocritical of you to accuse others of disinformation when you spread it every day?" Acosta asked.