Reading the full written document is not Trump's favored "style of learning," a person familiar with the situation said.
Trump is "frantically doing everything he can to avoid testifying" before the special counsel, the host of MSNBC's "Morning Joe" said.
The television hosts have butted heads in the past.
Scarborough's comments come after firing many criticisms at Trump since he took office.
"I think my generation needs to get the hell out of politics," the former DNC chair said.
Hosts Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough criticized the Democratic Party and the #MeToo campaign for going too far.
"Where are you today?" Mika Brzezinski asked the first daughter.
"I KNOW this is #FakeNews," George Scarborough tweeted.
The vice president was skewered Tuesday for his responses to allegations of Trump-Russia collusion.
The president mentioned his course in an address to the national assembly.
Melania is married to "the worst bully in America," says Joe Scarborough.
The talk show's hosts and guests questioned Trump's understanding of the First Amendment and said whispers are spreading that he should be removed from office.
The feud between the president and the "Morning Joe" hosts rolls on.
The MSNBC personality suggested Trump may be suffering from a mental "disconnect" following his response to Hurricane Harvey.
A brief history of the president's beef with Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski's show.
Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski accused Trump of hanging a damaging article over their heads unless they apologized to him.
His tweets pushed other, potentially more damaging stories about the president out of the headlines.
Co-host Mika Brzezinski and Representative Mark Sanford each put at least some blame for Wednesday's shooting on the president.