Donald Trump Expected To Name Fake News Award "Winners" Today

Donald Trump Expected To Name Fake News Award "Winners" Today
Niall Colbert
Niall Colbert

17 Jan 2018

Donald Trump is expected to announce the recipients of his Fake News Awards at some point today.

The US President tweeted earlier this month to say he'd dish them out to sections of the press he thinks are the "most dishonest".


Late night shows in the US have been lapping up the idea of the awards ever since Trump mentioned them.

Stephen Colbert had a giant billboard placed in New York's Times Square:


While Trevor Noah took out a full page ad in the New York Times:


Last year, the term "Fake News" was named Collin's dictionary's word of the year.

It appears it's not going anywhere any time soon!