John Oliver Rips 'Total F**king Moron' Tucker Carlson's 'Sesame Street' Meltdown
Written by Huffingtonpost on June 15, 2020
John Oliver lashed out once more at Fox Information host Tucker Carlson for having an on-air meltdown final week over a CNN occasion involving “Sesame Road” characters.
“Are you a racist or are you a complete fucking moron?” the “Final Week Tonight” host requested on Sunday night time. “The reply might be ― and certainly is ― each.”
The CNN section that set Carlson off concerned Elmo talking along with his dad, Louie, who was about to attend a protest for equality.
“Throughout the nation, individuals of coloration ― particularly within the black neighborhood ― are being handled unfairly due to how they appear, their tradition, race and who they’re,” Louie defined to Elmo. “What we’re seeing is individuals saying, ‘Sufficient is sufficient.’ They need to finish racism.”
Carlson had a giant drawback with that message.
“Obtained that, Bobby?” Carlson requested as if chatting with a baby. “America is a really dangerous place and it’s your fault. So it doesn’t matter what occurs, it doesn’t matter what they do to you once you develop up, you haven’t any proper to complain.”
Oliver, who has gone after Carlson a number of instances in latest weeks, wasn’t having it.
“First, clearly, fuck off Tucker, you one-man home-owner’s affiliation,” Oliver stated, including:
“And second, that unspecified ‘they’ in ‘what they do to you once you develop up’ is doing lots of heavy lifting there. There’s mainly two choices for what that would imply. One, that Tucker and his viewers have benefited from a racist system that renders any specs of who ‘they’ are pointless. Or two, that his present is a badly written piece of rubbish.”
That led to Oliver’s blunt query for Carlson:
Oliver then went on to debate using facial recognition know-how by police:
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