Trump says he's delaying 'Fake News Awards' until mid-January

039;Daily Show' launches ad campaign for Trump's 'Dishonest & Corrupt Media Awards'

The details of the president's announcement about such unprecedented awards was unclear, and came in between tweets threatening the use of a big nuclear button against North Korea and touting Fox News' Sean Hannity's 9 p.m. show.

He added: "Subjects will cover Dishonesty and Bad Reporting in various categories from the Fake News Media".

Hannity then tweeted that viewers would be treated to a "Huge Investigative report, and what the corrupt media will NOT tell you about the Presidents accomplishments".

On 3 January Mr Trump said he would be announcing "THE MOST DISHONEST & CORRUPT MEDIA AWARDS OF THE YEAR" on Monday 8 January at 5.00pm.

As you can see in the tweet above, the president is citing interest that "is far greater than anyone could have anticipated" as a possible reason for the date change.

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Apparently late-night minds think alike.

"CNN "MISTAKENLY" reported that candidate Donald Trump and his son Donald J. Trump, Jr. had access to hacked documents from WikiLeaks, it wrote. And I, of course, don't want to get snubbed".

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah ran an ad in the New York Times pushing itself to be given an award.

Trump had, on January 2, announced that he would give away awards to media houses for "dishonesty and bad reporting". Maybe-maybe-there was a chance that we would, for at least a couple minutes, stop paying attention to Donald Trump. "This is a real dilemma for the president because, on one hand, he loves awards and trophies".

"We should have a contest as to which of the networks, plus CNN and not including Fox, is the most dishonest, corrupt and/or distorted in its political coverage of your favorite President (me)", he tweeted. Traditional news organizations like the New York Times and CNN are sure to walk away with some prizes, but have been characteristically restrained about their ambitions.

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