'I Don’t Have His Number': Fallon Strikes Back Following Trump's Tweet - NBC4 Washington

'I Don’t Have His Number': Fallon Strikes Back Following Trump's Tweet

“First of all, I’ve never called this human in my life,” Fallon said. “I don’t have his number, I don’t want his number. I’ve never said ‘monster ratings.’ I don’t know what he’s talking about"

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    “First of all, I’ve never called this human in my life,” Fallon said. “I don’t have his number, I don’t want his number. I’ve never said ‘monster ratings.’ I don’t know what he’s talking about. By the way, Donald, I don’t know if you’ve seen my ratings the past two years, you didn’t help my ratings. But, really, thanks a lot. Thanks for nothing.”

    And last night Trump kept up the insults at a rally in South Carolina, where he defended his hair and called Fallon a "lost soul."

    “He apologizes for humanizing me," Trump said. "Poor guy, because now, he’s going to lose all of us.”

    Fallon tweeted back at Trump Sunday saying he'd donate to RAICES, the Refugee and Immigrant Center for Education and Legal Services, in the president’s name.