Since Erick Erickson had been critical of Trump in times past, Katy obviously expected her leading question would provoke another denunciation of the President. He did NOT give the answer she was fishing for.
When his answer was more sophisticated and nuanced than that — and cited examples of the role that DEMOCRATS have been contributors to the ‘rhetoric problem’, even BEFORE Trump was on the scene, she got defensive and whipped out her scolding finger.
Erick dared to criticize their Obamessiah! And the Weather Underground, too! That topic is verboten!
Who said a guest on MSNBC was allowed to invoke history before the day Evil Orange Man came down that fateful escalator? What does he think this is… a frank and open conversation?
With such displays of journalistic objectivity, we couldn’t possibly imagine why the public has been losing confidence in traditional media.
If they’re hoping this will translate into a huge win on the left, they may have a nasty surprise in store for them. That blue wave they used to talk about isn’t so blue anymore.
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