CNN reporter caught live-tweeting private dinner between Mitt Romney and Donald Trump


CNN reporter Jim Acosta was caught tweeting at dinner on Tuesday night.

>> Read more trending stories 

Acosta was eating dinner at Jean Georges in New York City, when he spotted former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, Reince Priebus and President-elect Donald Trump having a private dinner there as well.

Acosta started live-tweeting that he saw the three of them, what they were eating at dinner and how they were acting.

Twitter users quickly took notice of Acosta’s tweets — but they weren’t the only ones. Someone in accompany with Trump noticed Acosta from afar.

“Moments ago…Trump: Hello Jim. #busted,” Acosta tweeted.

Anderson Cooper then asked Acosta how he was able to get inside the restaurant. Acosta said he made a reservation after getting a tip beforehand.

(h/t Mashable)


Reader Comments ...


Next Up in Nation & World

Family finds crawling worms in Cosco chicken at dinner table
Family finds crawling worms in Cosco chicken at dinner table

A Canadian family made a nauseating discovery while eating a chicken dinner last Thursday. The Mo family of Point Cook, Victoria were stunned to discover worms crawling in their cooked chicken. Leon Mo said he bought the $6 chicken breast from Costco while shopping with his wife. Mo told the Herald Sun that his daughter refused to eat the food...
After 56 years apart, they rediscovered a love they thought was lost forever
After 56 years apart, they rediscovered a love they thought was lost forever

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — On top of living 400 miles apart, William Bell and Omega Brown had one fundamental difference that should have been enough to keep them from meeting and falling in love: William, who lost his wife in 1995, always believed he was destined to remarry. Omega, on the other hand, had long ago given up on ever being in a relationship...
Man kills 416-pound wild boar in front yard of suburban Houston home
Man kills 416-pound wild boar in front yard of suburban Houston home

Wild boars are considered a pest in Texas, where the animals can cause significant property damage. So when Joe Clowers spotted a massive boar in the backyard of his suburban Houston home last weekend, he did what plenty of Texans do, he shot and killed it, the Houston Chronicle reported. Clowers sent a photo of the 416-pound beast to the Gregg County...
Teacher duct tapes 5th graders mouths shut to keep them quiet
Teacher duct tapes 5th graders mouths shut to keep them quiet

A substitute teacher at an elementary school in Killeen, Texas, has lost her job after allegedly duct-taping fifth-graders mouths shut to keep them quiet, according to news outlets. The incident, which lasted for several minutes, involved 10 students at Maxdale Elementary School, ABC News reported. Three additional students also placed...
Pastor runs past firefighters to be with woman who fell down 50 foot cliff
Pastor runs past firefighters to be with woman who fell down 50 foot cliff

An older woman is recovering after falling about 50 feet off a cliff in rural Claremore, firefighters said. A family friend said the woman, who is in her 70s, was dumping out some leaves when she slipped and fell behind her home. Multiple agencies spent about 90 minutes rescuing her while a medical helicopter waited nearby. Firefighters said the woman...
More Stories