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#1 AnBr

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Posted 12 February 2020 - 08:11 PM

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The hashtag #FireChuckTodd was trending on Twitter overnight as the MSNBC anchor faced a social media backlash for quoting a column that described Bernie Sanders supporters as a "digital brownshirt brigade."

During a Monday segment on the New Hampshire primary taking place today, Todd complained about being on the "receiving end of the Bernie online brigade" before quoting an article by Jonathan Last in The Bulwark that likened supporters of the Jewish candidate to Nazi paramilitaries.

His decision to quote the conservative outlet outraged supporters of the Vermont senator, who took up the #FireChuckTodd hashtag and described the segment as "indefensible."

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Posted 12 February 2020 - 08:31 PM

Look, you have to understand that "digital brownshirts" thing in context. Trump has Very Fine People on his side, including cops and militias all over the country. This may be a feeble attempt to BothSides it, but MSNBC is doing their best in a really difficult situation.
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Posted 12 February 2020 - 09:05 PM

Chucking F*** Todd. What an idiot.
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Posted 13 February 2020 - 10:54 AM

 AnBr, on 12 February 2020 - 08:11 PM, said:

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The hashtag #FireChuckTodd was trending on Twitter overnight as the MSNBC anchor faced a social media backlash for quoting a column that described Bernie Sanders supporters as a "digital brownshirt brigade."

During a Monday segment on the New Hampshire primary taking place today, Todd complained about being on the "receiving end of the Bernie online brigade" before quoting an article by Jonathan Last in The Bulwark that likened supporters of the Jewish candidate to Nazi paramilitaries.


His decision to quote the conservative outlet outraged supporters of the Vermont senator, who took up the #FireChuckTodd hashtag and described the segment as "indefensible."


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The words "cat fight" popped into my mind. I'd take this more seriously if I didn't think the two protagonists loved being outraged — which is a key part of their job descriptions. There's no way of just knocking their silly little heads together.

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Posted 13 February 2020 - 10:54 AM

 AnBr, on 12 February 2020 - 08:11 PM, said:

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The hashtag #FireChuckTodd was trending on Twitter overnight as the MSNBC anchor faced a social media backlash for quoting a column that described Bernie Sanders supporters as a "digital brownshirt brigade."

During a Monday segment on the New Hampshire primary taking place today, Todd complained about being on the "receiving end of the Bernie online brigade" before quoting an article by Jonathan Last in The Bulwark that likened supporters of the Jewish candidate to Nazi paramilitaries.


His decision to quote the conservative outlet outraged supporters of the Vermont senator, who took up the #FireChuckTodd hashtag and described the segment as "indefensible."


<yawn>

The words "cat fight" popped into my mind. I'd take this more seriously if I didn't think the two protagonists loved being outraged — which is a key part of their job descriptions. There's no way of just knocking their silly little heads together.

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Posted 13 February 2020 - 10:55 AM

 AnBr, on 12 February 2020 - 08:11 PM, said:

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The hashtag #FireChuckTodd was trending on Twitter overnight as the MSNBC anchor faced a social media backlash for quoting a column that described Bernie Sanders supporters as a "digital brownshirt brigade."

During a Monday segment on the New Hampshire primary taking place today, Todd complained about being on the "receiving end of the Bernie online brigade" before quoting an article by Jonathan Last in The Bulwark that likened supporters of the Jewish candidate to Nazi paramilitaries.


His decision to quote the conservative outlet outraged supporters of the Vermont senator, who took up the #FireChuckTodd hashtag and described the segment as "indefensible."


<yawn>

The words "cat fight" popped into my mind. I'd take this more seriously if I didn't think the two protagonists loved being outraged — which is a key part of their job descriptions. There's no way of just knocking their silly little heads together.

Posted Image
Reality is a hallucination caused by alcohol deprivation.

Only Satan can rebuke sin. The righteous don't know enough.
Rudyard Kipling

God is not dead. He was merely voted out of office.

You can do anything with anybody if you just save them the trouble of thinking.
Rudyard Kipling

People don’t believe in ideas: they believe in people who believe in ideas. Ze’ev Mankowitz





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