Don Lemon Urges Media To Just Ignore 'Lounge Act' Donald Trump: 'Leave Him Alone'
Written by Black Voices on June 4, 2021
CNN’s Don Lemon steered Thursday that it’s time for the media to disregard “very small, tiny, sad” Donald Trump — who he mentioned is now primarily a “lounge act.”
“I simply surprise if we overinflate it, if we give an excessive amount of of a voice to it, as a result of Donald Trump proper now could be the Wizard of Oz,” Lemon, who typically covers the ex-president on his prime time present, instructed “New Day” anchors Brianna Keilar and John Berman.
“He’s the person behind the scenes and he actually doesn’t have any energy,” Lemon continued. “His energy comes from us, that we preserve selling him and we preserve speaking about this. Typically we must always simply most likely ignore plenty of it.”
Trump was booted from social media platforms following his incitement of the U.S. Capitol riot and has shut down his failed weblog.
“I believe you’ll be able to name folks out, you’ll be able to expose them, however then after that you simply don’t need to proceed to speak about it each single day,” Lemon mentioned.
“Possibly we must always let him be and have that majority of a minority,” contemplated Lemon, expressing hope that Trump’s supporters who proceed to push his election lies — and consider his wild expectation about being reinstated as president over the summer season — will quickly understand they need to return to actuality.
“He’s a really small, tiny, sad man who resides in a delusion, performing like a lounge act,” mentioned Lemon, mocking Trump’s random appearances and speeches at weddings at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida.
It’s “the one outlet that he has to unfold his misinformation,” he cracked.
“Let him have it. Depart him alone.”
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