This morning as an aside on the Flynn nearly-non-event, I noted it's the same feeding frenzy of speculation as it is for the Rex Tillerson firing. I said it's not going to amount to anything.
As if on cue, president Trump tweeted just after noon EST today,
Seems pretty definitive.The media has been speculating that I fired Rex Tillerson or that he would be leaving soon - FAKE NEWS! He’s not leaving and while we disagree on certain subjects, (I call the final shots) we work well together and America is highly respected again!https://t.co/FrqiPLFJ1E— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 1, 2017