Delusion: Trump Claims He Rejected Time's Person Of The Year

Time Inc.'s chief content officer, Alan Murray, scoffed at Trump's claim and called it a lie.

On Friday, President Donald Trump tweeted that he turned down Time Magazine's offer for 'Person of the Year', saying that because it was not a sure thing, he "took a pass":

Time Magazine called to say that I was PROBABLY going to be named “Man (Person) of the Year,” like last year, but I would have to agree to an interview and a major photo shoot. I said probably is no good and took a pass. Thanks anyway!

Time responded to the president via Twitter:

Alan Murray, Time Inc.'s chief content officer, responded as well: