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Trump fires James Comey

Trump reportedly decided to fire James Comey while watching TV on Sunday

No surprise here — President Trump reportedly decided to fire FBI Director James Comey while watching the news.

Fox & Friends' Steve Doocy explained Thursday: "Mr. Trump came up with a plan on how to do this while watching television over the weekend at [his home in Bedminster, New Jersey] when he was watching the Sunday shows. He said, 'I've got an idea.' And then the next day [Deputy Attorney General] Mr. Rod Rosenstein came in on an item unrelated and they talked about it — they came up with a letter the next day."

"And the next day after that Mr. Comey was gone," Doocy added. Watch below. Jeva Lange