Joe Scarborough’s career has taken a particularly interesting turn in the era of Trump. The one-time Republican left his party to become an independent, although you could argue he’s much more liberal, and he has taken a strong interest in bashing the president. Now he’s at it again and each time, the assaults become more absurd.
Newsbusters has the details:
On Thursday’s Morning Joe, the show’s liberal panelists were still reeling from the aftermath of President Trump’s speech yesterday publicly pledging to uphold Jerusalem’s status as the capital of Israel. MSNBC’s morning pundits were not upset at the violent protests being orchestrated by Palestinian authorities though. Instead, they blamed Trump for “setting the Middle East on fire.”
Host Joe Scarborough was especially mad at Trump, pounding his fists on the news desk as he complained that Trump’s decision had now prevented Hamas, the terrorist Palestinian political party that rules the Gaza Strip, from becoming “more mainstream so we can bring peace to the region.”
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… Later on in the same segment, Scarborough certainly came to this conclusion as he angrily lamented how Trump’s speech would prevent Hamas from becoming “more mainstream” and blamed the President for “strengthening” Hamas’s base of power:
While Trump makes America great again, America can also watch the disintegration of Joe Scarborough.