WaPo: At one point, after pushing Trump on his retweet of a QAnon-linked conspiracy theory, Guthrie said, “I don’t get that. You’re the president. You’re not like someone’s crazy uncle who can just retweet whatever.#TrumpLiesEverytimeHeSpeaks
When Trump said he wasn’t familiar with QAnon, Guthrie said “you do know,” to which he replied: “No, I don’t know. You tell me all about it. Let’s waste the whole show. Let’s go. Keep asking me these questions.#TrumpLiesEverytimeHeSpeaks
After questioning him about his frequent claims of election fraud, Guthrie told him, “There is no evidence of widespread fraud, and you are sowing doubt in our democracy.#TrumpLiesEverytimeHeSpeaks
When Trump said he couldn’t release his taxes because he’s “under audit,” Guthrie repeatedly countered by saying, “You aren’t.#TrumpLiesEverytimeHeSpeaks
For his part, Trump protested Guthrie’s questioning, saying, “I knew you’d be doing this. … You always do this.” #TrumpLiesEverytimeHeSpeaks
He complained that Biden got much easier questions from moderator Lester Holt when he participated in a similar event held by the network on Oct. 5. “He was asking questions like Biden was a child,” the president said.#TrumpLiesEverytimeHeSpeaks
The event was held in compliance with local coronavirus guidelines, with Guthrie seated far apart from Trump, who recently recovered from the deadly virus.#TrumpLiesEverytimeHeSpeaks
Guthrie faced both praise and opprobrium on social media, where conservative critics lobbed insults at her and many Democrats praised her.#TrumpLiesEverytimeHeSpeaks

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