Don Lemon: GOP Hypocrisy Is ‘Off The Charts’
Written by Black Voices on February 25, 2021
Don Lemon on Wednesday devoted a seven-minute section of his CNN present to explaining why Republican hypocrisy is “off the charts.”
The “CNN Tonight” host identified how GOP lawmakers at the moment are urging civility and bipartisanship, and the way they’ve additionally known as out Neera Tanden, President Joe Biden’s decide to guide the White Home Workplace of Administration and Finances, for previous “imply tweets” attacking each side of the aisle, for which she has since apologized.
What grated Lemon was that Republicans are singing this new tone after spending years tolerating, and sometimes embracing, the uncivil discourse and Twitter wars incited by ex-President Donald Trump.
“You guys are simply past,” Lemon stated.
There was “no place” for name-calling, unsavory tweets and bullying, the CNN anchor clarified. “However that is what I’m speaking about — the hypocrisy in all of that is off the charts.”
“The hypocrisy in all of that is off the charts.”@DonLemon calls out GOP lawmakers expressing considerations concerning the social media historical past of Pres. Biden’s nominee to be finances director.
“What number of instances did we hear them say, oh, I do not learn tweets? Looks as if they learn them now.” pic.twitter.com/yJ5QW1yNPY
— CNN Tonight (@CNNTonight) February 25, 2021