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Media figures offered harsh criticism for the event.
"We got played, again, by the Trump campaign, because that's what they do...," CNN's John King said.
"We all got Rickrolled and played," lamented CNN's Jake Tapper, referring to a popular bait-and-switch internet meme.
Rickrolling, alternatively rick-rolling, is a prank and an Internet meme involving an unexpected appearance of the music video for the 1987 Rick Astley song "Never Gonna Give You Up." The meme is a type of bait and switch using a disguised hyperlink. Those led to the music video [believed] that they were accessing some unrelated material, [and were] said to have been rickrolled [when the "Never Gonna Give You Up" video appeared instead of the material they expected].