Tucker Carlson Attacks Michelle Obama, Cardi B In Off-The-Rails Night On Fox News
Written by Black Voices on August 19, 2020
Fox Information’ Tucker Carlson ranted in opposition to not one, however two distinguished Black ladies on Tuesday night, calling Michelle Obama’s speech on the Democratic Nationwide Conference “a complete and full crock” earlier than assailing Cardi B’s new hit “WAP” as “filth.”
Michelle Obama, Carlson stated in a gap section dedicated to criticizing the DNC, “delivered a taped tackle from her $11 million property on Martha’s Winery. Michelle Obama, it’s honest to say, has accomplished fairly effectively for herself. However what she needed you to know final night time was that she remains to be a sufferer ― she and everybody who seems like her ― so shut up and settle for her dominion over you.”
Carlson argued that Obama was taking part in up her victimhood and used her speech to stoke racial rigidity.
“They hate me for my race, says the lady whose husband was elected by that exact same nation twice in a row, therefore permitting her to purchase an $11 million unfold on Martha’s Winery, from which she lectures the plebes. And by the best way, if Michelle Obama hates politics a lot, why is she giving a political speech at a political conference?”
Carlson then confirmed a supercut of presenters from CNN and MSNBC praising the previous first woman, claiming that the media didn’t dare query her. This supercut lacked a number of of Carlson’s colleagues at Fox Information, together with Dana Perino and Chris Wallace, who additionally lauded Obama’s DNC tackle.
See Tucker’s section on Obama under, courtesy of Media Issues:
Later in his present, Carlson switched gears for a uncommon section on popular culture, focusing on rapper Cardi B for her new music about feminine pleasure.
“It’s rubbish,” Carlson stated, after repeatedly stressing that the “WAP” lyrics had been too risqué for tv. “It’s geared toward younger American ladies, possibly your ladies, your granddaughters and what’s it doing to them? Are you able to even think about what it’s doing to them? Persons are getting wealthy pushing that crap on the nation, and they need to be ashamed of themselves, however they’re not ashamed of themselves. Joe Biden simply did an interview with Cardi B.”
As a heading on-screen declared that ”‘WAP’ IS LIKELY THE MOST VULGAR SONG TO EVER TOP THE BILLBOARD CHARTS,” Carlson and frequent Fox Information contributor Tammy Bruce speculated that Biden didn’t even know who Cardi B was when she interviewed him.
“This [song] is pushed by wealthy individuals, highly effective individuals, with a view to degrade and destroy our tradition,” Carlson stated, echoing one in all his frequent speaking factors about liberal elites destroying America. “And I by no means thought I’d use this phrase on TV as a result of it’s such a 1950s blue-nose cliché, however that is filth. It really is filth.”
See Tucker’s section on Cardi B under, courtesy of Media Issues:
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