It seems that CNN’s televised town halls with Democrat candidates for the 2020 nomination aren’t exactly ringing the ratings bell, as reported by the Daily Caller:

The story was retweeted by President Trump:


Perhaps it was the Trump retweet that did the trick, but CNN’s PR shop was called into action to respond. Here’s the spin:

Well that’s one way to approach it when trying to dismiss a Trump retweet. However, just occasionally, it does sound like CNN keeps an eye on ratings for their town halls:

Yeah, it’s a little funny.

And there’s that too.

Not that they care. *Eye roll*