Others said they agreed with Brzezinski's message but think she only cares about the rush to judgement when it targets a member of her own party. Believe allegations against Republicans, not Democrat allegations,' @Haulroadrunner wrote.
Brzezinski isn't the only one to come to Franken's defense.
“Let the great comedians perform on Netflix, where we watch Dave Chappelle,” he suggested." data-reactid="21"Co-host Joe Scarborough, meanwhile, called for killing the comedian participation segment of the dinner.
In the process, Garmon made mention of interviewer Ali Velshi’s “diverse background” as a defense of the conduct for which his client is accused.
Also Read: MSNBC Suspends Analyst Mark Halperin After Multiple Sexual Harassment Claims “Culturally speaking, obviously there’s differences looked at,” he said.
Brzezinski chided the association for trying to “have it both ways, to have this woman at the dinner and then apologize for it.” " data-reactid="26"“You own it, White House Correspondents Association,” Brzezinski scolded.
issuing a statement the day after the clambake, saying Wolf’s routine was “not in the spirit” of the org’s mission, but stopping short of an apology." data-reactid="27"Brzezinski is referring to WHCA president Margaret Talev issuing a statement the day after the clambake, saying Wolf’s routine was “not in the spirit” of the org’s mission, but stopping short of an apology.
“Ali’s background there, wow that’s awesome, that you have got such a diverse background, it’s really cool to read through that.
The point is each culture…” Velshi’s co-host Stephanie Ruhle pounced before Garmin could finished his thought — which was probably lucky for him.
'I'm very torn apart by it,' she said, 'but I feel that to just be on one side of all these stories sometimes is very dangerous.' Brzezinski said she was skeptical of the motivations of the first accuser who spoke out to accuse Franken of sexual harassment.'I don't see how the fact that Lee Ann was a "Playboy model" is relevant, Mika.
Sadly this is a stark reminder that often it's WOMEN who are the harshest on other women," AJ Delgado, a former Trump campaigner and Mediaite columnist, wrote.
Morning Joe political writer Nicholas Confessore, putting him in Scarborough’s camp.
Confessore in particular blasted the bit in which journalists attending the dinner participated in Wolf’s “how poor is he” bit about Trump.
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