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This weekend, Donald Trump went on his weekly scheduled tirade against Saturday Night Live after they once again spoofed a very spoofable moment from the following week. Alec Baldwin had reprised his role as POTUS Saturday night, this time reciting his national emergency declaration almost verbatim. Seriously, the speech itself was already so much of a sing-song parody, there wasn’t much room for Baldwin to make it more comical. The Washington Post even put the two speeches side-by-side to make the point that the parody and the real speech were essentially the same.

While Baldwin is out here mugging like it’s his day job (though it’s actually his night job), Donald Trump seems to be the only person on the planet who won’t acknowledge the sheer brilliance of his acting. Instead of laughing it off as almost every president has had to in the past, Trump again took to Twitter to disparage SNL, NBC and “the Networks” in general, calling the spoof a “total Republican hit job.”

It’s unclear who exactly should “look into” the “Collusion” of the networks against the president, but all the attacks on SNL and Baldwin personally seem to be getting to Alec — it’s the role of a lifetime after all and he’s doing a spectacular job.

Baldwin addressed Trump on Twitter the following day, positing the real possibility that Trump’s anti-media rhetoric could pose a threat to his personal safety and that of his family.

Whether this was a tongue-in-cheek response from Baldwin or the voicing of a real concern, the man has a point. There are a number of cases of violent attacks against groups of people Donald Trump has disparaged either at rallies or in his tweets. The most prominent examples of this being last June’s deadly shooting at The Capital Gazette newspaper offices and the number of explosives sent to prominent Democrats and news outlets publicly attacked by Donald Trump last fall.

Baldwin’s exchange with the Trump family didn’t end there. Donald Trump Jr. tweeted a response to a news story about Baldwin’s concern for his family Tuesday, citing the actor’s well-documented quick temper and bringing up a 2013 news story about homophobic tweets (which, yes, is very ironic).

It turned into an all out war when Baldwin came back at Don Jr. with a laundry list of points including his possibly impending indictment, his controversial hunting and his shady business interests. Baldwin followed up his response to Jr. with a colourful pitch for a Don Jr. biopic.

Is anyone else feeling overwhelmingly exhausted?