Trump sycophant Ainsley Earhardt was a vision of jingoism this morning. First, she wrapped herself in the American flag over the Mother of all Bombs dropped in Afghanistan yesterday. As a black and white video of the bomb drop aired, Earhardt gushed, “That video’s black and white. … But that is what freedom looks like. That’s the red, white and blue.”
Later, cohost Brian Kilmeade played a clip of Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren daring to question Trump’s strategy. Kilmeade sneered that Warren is “who I always go to for military advice.” This, less than 12 hours after Fox promoted Herman Cain as a credible analyst of the MOAB strike.
In the clip, Warren said, “As is the case with every part of Trump’s foreign policy, we’re all trying to understand, what is the strategy?”
Earhardt raised her hand.
EARHARDT: Can I answer the question for us? Doesn’t Donald Trump just want to kill the people who want to kill us? President Trump is doing something that every American should support. These are the worst of the worst, Geraldo. 36 bad guys! And we have naysayers. How can even the Democrats be naysayers right now?
I don’t know whether Earhardt was speaking out of ignorance, stupidity, blind allegiance to her Glorious Leader or all three but she should know that wanting to kill people who want to kill us is not a strategy.
And without one, he may indeed get us all killed.
Meanwhile, this un-American attempt to stifle free speech is something we should all refuse to accept or condone.
Anybody remember Bill O’Reilly’s hideous attack on a young man name Jeremy Glick over his opposition to the Iraq war? It was one of the most memorable parts of the documentary Outfoxed (for which I served as a researcher). Watch it below and remind yourself that in October 2013, O’Reilly completely changed his tune. Then, he asked Dick Cheney, “We spent a trillion dollars on [Iraq], with a lot of pain and suffering… What did we get out of it? Beside Saddam being out of there.”
Oh, and by the way? With all the focus on O’Reilly’s abusive behavior lately, the Glick video shows that O’Reilly is not just out of control with women.
There’s stupid then there’s stupid. Let me tell you “Fox & Friends” is the latter. 👍
One of my long forgotten subjects was Candidate Drumpf’s declaration that he’d be a different kind of President – he’d leave most, if not all, of the domestic and foreign policy stuff to Pence while he just concentrated on Making America Great Again. Methinks he was already planning to just put his feet up and watch Fox.
They aren’t fit to shine Elizabeth Warren’s shoes.
EOF, I think it’s just the world’s biggest hypocrites. Put the tinfoil hat back in the shoebox. But ya know, I do share that RM Nixon era sense of paranoia with you.
But since it’s the Pence White House taking this action, that means it’s above reproach, and anyone saying different must be committing treason.
We shouldn’t be surprised at this.
The Year of the Bully continues full speed ahead.
A mere 21 hours ago in the “Fox Host And GOP Rep. Complain Protesters Don’t Want To Hear About Susan Rice” thread I predicted a return to the Fox News Dubya meme of it being unpatriotic to criticize a wartime president and here you go! 👍
Proof “Fox & Friends” is stalking me on Newshounds? Dunno about that but definite proof “Fox & Friends” is an unintentional satire. 🤣