Don Lemon Dismantles Josh Hawley's 'Muzzled' Claim: Poor Baby, Do You Need A Binkie?
Written by Black Voices on January 26, 2021
Don Lemon mocked Sen. Josh Hawley’s (R-Mo.) declare about being “muzzled” by the media on Monday night time.
The “CNN Tonight” host identified why the Missouri Republican’s criticism about being canceled rang hole — given how he made it on a front-page editorial for the New York Publish after which talked about it on the extensively watched Fox Information.
Lemon reminded viewers how Hawley raised a fist in solidarity with supporters of former President Donald Trump forward of the lethal ransacking of the U.S. Capitol. After the riot, Hawley nonetheless backed Trump’s election lies by voting to overturn the leads to Arizona and Pennsylvania. Hawley’s e book deal was nixed following the violence and his e book later picked up by an unbiased writer.
Hawley “can have you consider that he’s the sufferer in all of this. He’s a sufferer. Josh Hawley. He’s a sufferer of cancel tradition. Oh wait a minute, he’s on the TV, he’s so canceled that he’s in your tv. He’s attempting to promote that declare to Fox Information simply tonight,” mentioned an incredulous Lemon.
“Can’t you see you’re being performed folks if you happen to fall for that B.S.?” the CNN anchor requested, noting how Hawley stays in a position to talk on tv, radio exhibits, blogs and social media.
“Nobody has muzzled Josh Hawley. What occurred to Josh Hawley isn’t cancel tradition, it’s known as penalties,” Lemon continued. “That’s how the First Modification works. Say no matter you need, however you gotta pay the value if you happen to say one thing silly, otherwise you do one thing silly or treasonous, or if you happen to attempt to overturn a duly-elected president, proper?”
Lemon later pretended to cry on behalf of Hawley, saying: “He’s a sufferer. Oh my God, he’s being canceled. Poor child. Do you want a binkie?”
“Don’t fall for this, folks,” Lemon added. “Take into consideration the actions within the Capitol. Take into consideration what occurred, take into consideration the individuals who died, take into consideration the cops who have been overwhelmed by folks. Take into consideration all that.”
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