I just don't see anything beneficial about making it about whether the White House can out snipe a press organization. It defies all sound judgment.
Every single one should be called out publicly. We have seen in the past just what they will do if they are not confronted with their own lies.
I certainly don't remember him and his staff making the sunday morning rounds taking every effort to insult any specific news organization.
2001-2008: Dissent is the highest form of patriotism.
2009-2016: Dissent is the highest form of racism.
2017-? (Probably): Dissent is the highest form of misogyny.