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McEnany blasts CNN as 'a sad parody of a news network'

White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany blasted CNN as “a sad parody of a news network” after it ran a graphic saying President TrumpDonald TrumpBiden prepares to confront Putin Biden aims to bolster troubled Turkey ties in first Erdoğan meeting Senate investigation of insurrection falls short MORE is participating in a “desperate coup attempt.”

CNN’s coverage of pro-Trump protests on Wednesday ahead of the president’s expected speech at a demonstration included a chyron that read: “Soon: Trump to speak to supporters in desperate coup attempt.”

McEnany pounced on the network, saying the language was “unsurprisingly OUTRAGEOUS.”

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“Apparently abiding by a constitutional process that Democrats themselves have used is now considered a 'COUP' by the Fake News activists!” she posted. “CNN has become a sad parody of a news network.”

Representatives from CNN did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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