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Crowd chants 'CNN sucks' at rally during a live CNN broadcast — Jim Acosta and Wolf Blitzer react

Doc Thompson

Life sucked for CNN's Jim Acosta in Tampa, Florida, on Tuesday after a crowd of Trump supporters began chanting "CNN sucks" during a live broadcast between him and Wolf Blitzer.

President Donald Trump was speaking at a rally in support of gubernatorial candidate Rep. Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.) when Acosta was heckled on air.

“They’re saying things like ‘CNN sucks,’ ‘go home,’ and ‘fake news,'” Acosta said to Blitzer.

“Wolf, obviously all of those things are false,” he continued. “We’re staying right here, we’re going to do our job and report on this rally to all of our viewers here tonight, Wolf.”

Here's how it went down: 

Here's what people were saying on Twitter: 

On Wednesday's episode of "The Morning Blaze," Doc Thompson called out CNN for pretending to operate as an honest broker when they're clearly not. He didn't feel sorry for CNN either.

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