This week, CBS News announced they hired Mick Mulvaneywho served as budget director and chief of staff under former President Trump, is the latest contributor.
“My network has received a lot of criticism lately — mostly from myself — because CBS News hired former president Mick Mulvaney’s former chief of staff to ‘provide political analysis on its shows. broadcaster and the foundation of the network,” Mulvaney’s network explained -friend Stephen Colbert on Thursday night Late show.
The late-night host then looked directly into the camera and exclaimed, “What the hell?!”
Many have objected to Mulvaney’s CBS News cushy gig given that during his Trump administration, Mulvaney proudly admit that Trump engaged in cordial relations with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky because of the Biden family’s filth; called COVID-19 media “hoax of the day” in February 2020 even though Congress had been briefed on its dangers a month earlier; pour hundreds of thousands of dollars in stock in March 2020, while Trump told Americans that the economy was in great shape and that COVID posed not much of a threat; and write a The Wall Street Journal op-ed promises that if Trump loses the 2020 election, he will gracefully give in.
“I, for one thing, can’t wait to hear Mulvaney’s generous and objective political analysis,” joked Colbert, adding to the former official’s dire predictions, “Is Mick Mulvaney the housekeeper? extrasensory? Take this man to Vegas! He is Nostra-stupid! ”
Colbert continued: “So obviously I’m just joking, but why would the respected Tiffany Network news department put this crazy toad on a tyrant on their payroll?”
According to a piece in Articles washingtona top CBS News executive said it hired Mulvaney “to make sure we get access to both sides of the aisle … because we know that the Republican Party is going to take over, most likely. , in the middle of the term.”
“That’s right! They’re not just reporting the news anymore, they’re predicting it now!” cracked Colbert. Our new spring: Young QShaman, Bob Restricting Abishola’s Reproductive Rightsand… Blue Blood. ”