Mar 18 2019 But some days the tweets are so voluminous and so venomous that they are, by themselves, a big story. It was like Trump was saying to his favorite television network, 'keep having my back and I'll have yours. 'Especially right now, with his world consumed by scandals and investigations, Trump needs all the TV boosters he can get. The impulsive behavior led The Daily Beast to ask Sunday evening if the president's tweets and retweets speak for themselves. For some in Trumpworld, past and present, it was an intense day of President Trump being extremely online.