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ELECTION UGLINESS: Journalists Have a good time Toppling ‘Dictator’ Trump


Even earlier than states had been formally referred to as on election evening, lefty journalists started dancing on Donald Trump’s electoral grave as they celebrated a Joe Biden win and cursed Trump’s legacy. 

CNN anchor Anderson Cooper mocked that Trump was “like an overweight turtle on his again flailing in a sizzling solar.” NBC Information correspondent Richard Engel cheered “A lot of the world is reacting to President Trump’s defeat as if People toppled a dictator.”

His NBC colleague terrorism analyst Malcolm Brown sneered that his voters have a “a degree of fanaticism I’ve solely seen in some cult teams and Center East terrorist teams.”

The next are simply among the most obnoxious examples (since election evening) of liberal journalists jubilantly declaring victory over their most hated foe Donald Trump: 


Ding Dong the Dictator is Useless! 



“A lot of the world is reacting to President Trump’s defeat as if People toppled a dictator….Congratulations have poured in for President-elect Biden. That’s regular. What’s not is the sense of reduction that America First isolationism is over. The mayor of Paris tweeted, ‘Welcome again, America.’ When President Trump was elected, a German journal confirmed him decapitating the Statue of Liberty. Within the re-creation, President-Elect Biden is restoring it.”

— Correspondent Richard Engel on NBC’s Nightly Information, November 9. 


There’s “Euphoria,” “Jubilation” in This “Nationwide Block Get together” 



CBS Night Information anchor Norah O’Donnell: “Whereas there may be disappointment amongst President Trump’s supporters and Republicans, there may be additionally a way of euphoria on this nation.”

CBS This Morning co-host Gayle King: “Yeah. I referred to as it unbridled exuberance. It’s like, Norah, the nation is having a nationwide block occasion….You are feeling it. The enjoyment is palpable on the market….The climate was so lovely….It’s virtually like Mom Nature was cooperating on at the present time.”

CBS Information 2020: America Determined, November 7. 


Paying homage to  V.J. Day! 

“Talking to folks at this time, V.J. Day in Occasions Sq.. There’s that well-known {photograph} of the kiss in Occasions Sq.. There are individuals who describe a form of launch and that comes….from one thing they’ve felt constricted by over the previous few years.”

60 Minutes correspondent John Dickerson on CBS Information 2020: America Determined, November 7.


Just like the Fall of a Dictator 



“The one evening that I….recall that actually seems like this one was the evening that Augusto Pinochet was defeated in….Chile and the nation was going to return to democracy after 17 years of his autocratic rule.”

Washington Publish columnist Eugene Robinson on MSNBC’s reside election protection, November 7. 


America Is Saved! 



“I actually thought America was on the poll. I believed America was on the road. All the things we stood for as a rustic, every thing we promoted on the planet was at stake, that we might, like all nation can select a foul chief for a brief time period and recover from it, but when we had gone for 4 extra years of this man, each norm we have now, each worth we cherish, each establishment that we’ve elevated all through our historical past could be corrupted by this man….This horrible, horrible man, he turned America into a rustic whose mannequin was present me the cash and get the hell off my garden. And I’m so completely happy he has been defeated. We’ve a lot work to do, however we have now been saved.”

New York Occasions columnist Thomas Friedman on ABC Information reside election protection, November 7. 


Trump Has Founding Fathers Rolling In Their Graves 



Host Jake Tapper: “All of us have been hoping that the President wouldn’t go there and lie and falsely and prematurely declare victory….It’s stunning.”… 

Correspondent Jim Acosta: “I believe our Founding Fathers are most likely rolling of their graves proper now. They didn’t envision a President of america delegitimizing an American election. And that’s what the President simply did a number of moments in the past. It’s historic and it’s traditionally terrible. ”

— CNN’s reside election protection, November 4 .


Trump Is “Flailing” “Like an Overweight Turtle on His Again” 



“I don’t suppose we’ve ever seen something like this from a President of america….it’s unhappy and it’s actually pathetic, and naturally, it’s harmful….He talked about issues that he’d seen on the web. That’s the President of america. That’s the strongest particular person on the planet and we see him like an overweight turtle on his again flailing in a sizzling solar realizing his time is over, however he simply hasn’t accepted it and he desires to take all people down with him, together with this nation.”

— Anchor Anderson Cooper on CNN Election Night time in America Continued, November 5.


Pained By Trump’s Undermining of Democracy 

“I believe that the world is watching they usually’re watching an American President undermine democracy in america. It’s painful to these of us who love America. It’s painful and harmful what he’s doing.”

— Gloria Borger on CNN Election Night time in America Continued, November 5. 


GOP Says “F” No to “Unity” and “Ethical Material of the Nation” 


Co-host John Berman: “This morning, the President-elect of america is looking for unity, and a collective effort to combat a raging pandemic.”

Joe Biden: “This election is over. It’s time to place apart the partisanship, and the rhetoric that’s designed to demonize each other.”

Berman: “The response from the outgoing president? No. The response from the administration? Hell no. The response from Republican leaders in Congress? F no. It’s not that unity isn’t a precedence for them. Unity appears to be the enemy. It is going to harm the fundraising. It is going to harm the bottom. It is going to harm the runoff elections in Georgia. American safety, democratic traditions, the ethical material of the nation? Meh. These can wait. Possibly without end.”

— CNN New Day, November 10. 


Republicans = “Greatest Menace to Our Democracy For the reason that Civil Conflict” 



“All around the world, there are troopers — women and men — on publish proper now in Syria, in Iraq, in Afghanistan able to make the final word sacrifice for his or her nation. And these Republican Senators and senior officers who’re backing Trump on this ridiculous wild goose chase, they won’t make the smallest sacrifice. These are folks, Chris, who won’t danger $174,000 in wage and free parking at Nationwide Airport to face up and say the precise factor. It isn’t solely shameful, that is really, Chris, the most important menace to our democracy for the reason that Civil Conflict.”

New York Occasions columnist Thomas Friedman on CNN’s Cuomo PrimeTime, November 9. 


Will GOPers “Come Again to Planet Earth” Like “Good Boys and Women”

“It’s not simply President Trump that has been eroding norms of decency and he’s had a whole lot of assist from lots of people on Capitol Hill. We’ll see whether or not or not they wish to come again to planet Earth and be good girls and boys and be respectable and regular and cling to info and reality. I might say as a journalist making an attempt to uphold together with everybody right here these norms, come on in. The water is ok.” 

— Host Jake Tapper on CNN’s reside election protection, November 7.


Biden Saved the “Republic” and Ended the “Lengthy Nationwide Nightmare” 



“The deficit of decency, the deficit of hope, the ascendance of concern, the ascendance of selfishness that we have now seen on this nation won’t completely finish with any single election, however a single election can absolutely assist. And what was on the poll right here was decency and democracy and empathy and Joe Biden is especially well-equipped for this second.”

— Former Newsweek editor, MSNBC presidential historian and present Joe Biden speechwriter Jon Meacham on MSNBC’s reside election protection of Biden speech, November 7. 


“Aid” For Defeating “Racist” President

“We’re simply watching the scenes of celebration in cities all through the nation. That is Washington, D.C., proper now and I believe it must be stated, a whole lot of that is reduction…Lots of this isn’t, ‘Oh, nice, now the minimal wage will go as much as $15 an hour,’ which it most likely received’t as a result of Republicans nonetheless management the Senate. Lots of this isn’t essentially concerning the Inexperienced New Deal. Lots of that is….‘I’m not going to have a President for much longer who dislikes immigrants or says issues which are racist.’” 

— Host Jake Tapper on CNN’s reside election protection, November 7. 


Trump Made America a Nastier Place 

“While you’re the President of america, your phrases converse louder than your actions. And his phrases day by day made America a nastier place and a extra poisonous place.”

— CNN political commentator Van Jones on CNN’s reside election protection, November 7. 


By no means Neglect: Trump Supporters Are “The Enemy” 



“Trump doesn’t appear to love anyone. He could have a selected disdain for black folks, he could have a selected disdain for kids on the border….I don’t even suppose he likes his children….America by the slightest of disturbing margins determined they needed to select somebody who doesn’t actively dislike the individuals who gave him the job….If Joe Biden turns into President of america — and I hope that he does as a result of he’s not a dictator within the making….I’ll instantly flip round my hat and be excruciatingly vital of him since you can’t come into this White Home with the concept these folks aren’t the enemy. They’re.”

— MSNBC contributor Jason Johnson on MSNBC’s Deadline: White Home, November 7.  


Trump Period of  “Cruelty” and “Meanness” Is “Coming to an Finish”



“It has additionally been a time of maximum divisions. Most of the divisions brought about and exacerbated by President Trump himself….It has been a time the place reality and truth have been handled with disdain. It’s a time of cruelty the place official inhumanities resembling baby separation turned the official shameful coverage of america. However now the Trump presidency is coming to an finish, to an finish, with so many squandered alternatives and ruined potential, but additionally an period of simply plain meanness. It have to be stated to paraphrase President Ford, for tens of thousands and thousands of our fellow People, their lengthy nationwide nightmare is over.”

— Host Jake Tapper on CNN election protection, November 7.


Trump Voters Have a “Center East Terrorist” Stage of “Fanaticism” 



“The 69 million those that voted for Donald Trump….have revealed themselves for the racists that they’re….virtually a degree of fanaticism I’ve solely seen in some cult teams and Center East terrorist teams.”

— NBC Information terrorism analyst Malcolm Nance on HBO’s Actual Time with Invoice Maher, November 6. 


Depressed That Trump Didn’t Lose in a Landslide 



“It felt like a repudiation was coming. And I believe regardless that we intellectually perceive what America is at its base, proper? That there’s a large amount of racism, anti-blackness, anti-wokeness, this concept that political correctness is a few kind of scheme to destroy white America, proper? Like, we all know what this nation is….I believe a part of your coronary heart says, you recognize what, perhaps the nation’s going to repay all of this ache, that the youngsters have been stolen, with a repudiation. And because the evening wore on and I noticed and it sunk in, okay, that is not taking place. We’re nonetheless who we thought, you recognize, sadly.”

— Pleasure Reid on MSNBC’s reside election protection, November 4. 


Egocentric “Whiteness” Animates Trump’s “Core” Supporters 



“This can be a story about white America. This can be a story about how whiteness nonetheless animates the core of this nation together with selfishness….as a result of we all know who this [Donald Trump] man is. This race shouldn’t be this tight.” 

— MSNBC contributor/Princeton professor Eddie Glaude on MSNBC Stay with Craig Melvin, November 4. 


Trump “Castrates the Information” 



“The President of america castrating the info of the election outcomes which were reported tonight, falsely claiming that he has received the election and disenfranchising thousands and thousands of voters whose ballots haven’t been counted sadly due to the raging pandemic and the failures of the administration to include the pandemic.”

CBS Night Information anchor Norah O’Donnell on CBS Information 2020: Election Night time America Decides, election evening/early morning protection November 4 EST. 

“That is so disturbing, is, as a result of the message that it sends to his supporters. For this reason individuals are boarding up the — the shops as a result of he sends a message to his supporters that when the true depend comes out, perhaps will probably be in his favor, perhaps not. But when it’s not in his ….favor, he has already planted the seed that this election has been stolen from him. And that’s why that is such a harmful factor he’s simply performed.”

CBS This Morning co-host Gayle King on CBS Information 2020: Election Night time America Decides, November 4


Disgusting: Reid Assaults “Uncle” Tom Clarence Thomas

“What scares folks is that if he [Donald Trump] decides to do one thing that legally is mindless….If someway they handle to stumble into the Supreme Court docket, do any of you belief Uncle Clarence and Amy Coney Barrett and people guys to really observe the letter of the regulation? No.”

—  Host Pleasure Reid on MSNBC’s election evening/early morning protection, November 4 EST.


As They See It and Decree It 

“The position of declaring a winner of the presidential election falls to the information media. The printed networks and cable information retailers have vowed to be prudent. Right here’s the way it will work.”

— November 3 Election Day tweet by The New York Occasions official Twitter account. The tweet was finally deleted. 


Trump Caravans Like Hitler’s Paramilitary Group 



“This can be a marker of a fascistic enterprise — an authoritarian-ish motion that has taken root in American soil like a noxious weed and an invasive species….Somebody smarter than me has to elucidate to me the distinction between the armed militia folks and Hitler’s SA circa 1928, 1929. They’re an armed, politicized motion on this nation that’s trustworthy to Donald Trump, and we all know that as a result of they’ve been fairly specific about it.”

— MSNBC contributor Steve Schmidt on MSNBC’s The ReidOut, November 2. 


Indignant at “Despicable” “Un-American” Trump Voters 



“For the previous 4 years, this President has proven us that he’s a misogynist, that he’s homophobic, that he’s racist, and that he mismanaged a coronavirus pandemic to the tune of over 250,000 American deaths. But 50 % of America noticed all of that and regarded the opposite technique to their brothers and their sisters and stated, ‘I’m going to vote for him anyway,’ and that’s actually disheartening as a result of for me, which means that you’re egocentric, proper?…That tells me that they may look the opposite technique to that form of habits to the plight of their fellow People if personally they really feel that they’re doing okay and that they may do higher below that sort of presidency, and that I believe is despicable. It’s un-American.”

— Co-host Sunny Hostin on ABC’s The View, November 5.