Was the Third Presidential Debate a Preview of Trump TV?

By Heat Street Staff | 8:55 pm, October 19, 2016

Fed up with what he sees as relentlessly negative media coverage, Donald Trump Wednesday night was promoting a Facebook Live feed.

A preview of Trump TV?

The Facebook post announcing the stream read as follows:

Final Presidential DebateIf you’re tired of biased, mainstream media reporting (otherwise known as Crooked Hillary’s super PAC), tune into my Facebook Live broadcast. Starts at 8:30 EST/5:30 PST — you won’t want to miss it. Enjoy! #draintheswamp

Donald Trump is trailing badly in the polls, down by as much as 15 percent in surveys released today. A television channel has long been rumored as Trump’s next endeavor after his likely defeat on Nov. 8.

Campaign CEO Steve Bannon, previously of Brietbart News, recently winked at a question about the possibility of a TV network, saying, “Trump is an entrepreneur.”

The feed was viewable here: