As Twitchy reported earlier, President Trump referred to 2020 presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg as Alfred E. Neuman, the well-known MAD Magazine mascot, and Buttigieg zinged back by saying it must be “a generational thing” — he had to Google it. In other words, Trump, 72, was yelling at Buttigieg, 37, to get off his lawn.

Before all the blue-check journalists circle the wagons to protect Mayor Pete from any further attacks, they might want to take a second look at that “generational thing” excuse.

Look, it’s Tim Miller from over at The Bulwark:

We’re old enough to remember Mad TV, with Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele.

Seems Neuman’s been pretty busy on the political scene recently: