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‘MSNBC Republican’ Michael Steele: Give Me Offended Dem Judges Over ‘Silly’ GOP Ones

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How whole is Michael Steele’s transformation from RNC chairman to Democrat sycophant? On right now’s Morning Joe, Steele, an MSNBC analyst and member of the disgraced Lincoln Challenge, slurred Republican judicial appointees whereas expressing his choice for Democrat nominees.

Steele was commenting on Republican Senator John Kennedy of Louisiana telling Biden judicial nominee Dale Ho that he discovered him, based mostly on his social media assaults on Republicans and conservatives, to be an “offended” man.

Stated Steele:

“Did Senator Kennedy check out a few of the nominations that Donald Trump put earlier than? There have been individuals he voted for who by no means appeared in a courtroom. I’ll take a bit of anger over silly any day.”

 

 

As Steele ought to know, the truth that a nominee would not have courtroom expertise by no means renders that particular person “silly” or unfit for the bench. Individuals may be extremely smart, with vital authorized and/or educational expertise, with out beforehand having been trial legal professionals or judges. Many Justices have had no prior judicial experience, together with many a liberal like Steele would really like, together with Earl Warren, Arthur Goldberg, and William Brandeis.

So Steele’s remark revealed nothing greater than his partisan choice for Democrat judges over Republican ones.

The panel then targeted on the anger Brett Kavanaugh displayed throughout his Senate affirmation hearings, with Steele mockingly asking whether or not Kavanaugh was “offended sufficient” for Senator Kennedy?”

The distinction, after all, is that Kavanaugh was expressing righteous outrage on the smearing of his character and fame with unfounded accusations of sexual misconduct. 

Ho, in distinction, has a historical past of latest inflammatory, anti-Republican remarks, going as far as to recommend hatred towards them, bringing into query his means to serve impartially.

In turning to Steele for remark, Brzezinski breezily mentioned that she was setting the desk for him, realizing he might “deal with it.”  

Steele chuckled in response, eagerly operating with the ball. However as an alternative of chuckling, it ought to have occurred to Steele that Mika had unwittingly insulted him, taking without any consideration that he would help the liberal line. Once you’ve turn into that a lot of a predictable, knee-jerk partisan, what do you add to the dialogue? You have been lowered to only one extra indistinguishable voice within the liberal choir. 

Sam Stein confirmed much more independence of thoughts in acknowledging that Kavanaugh’s anger may very well be seen as professional, and that Kavanaugh had mentioned that others in the identical place can be offended, too.Michael Steele MSNBC Morning Joe 12-3-21

Word that Brzezinski appeared to name Brett Kavanaugh “offended and silly.”  Would you actually wish to match wits with Kavanaugh, Mika? You, who’ve said that “SATs weren’t my robust swimsuit.  I most likely would by no means have been allowed to go to varsity if it was based mostly on simply my SAT scores.”

Here is a few of that change: 

MICHAEL STEELE: Did Senator Kennedy check out among the nominations that Donald Trump put earlier than the Judiciary Committee? 

MIKA: Oh my God!

STEELE: I imply, there have been folks that he voted for who had by no means appeared in a courtroom! So, I will take a bit of anger over silly any day. [Mika laughs]

KATTY KAY: The entire political debate throughout [inaudible, but seems to be referring to the Kavanaugh confirmation hearings.] Do you bear in mind how offended and tense the entire nation was?

MIKA: He was offended and silly.

STEELE: Only a very fast query. Was Kavanaugh offended sufficient for you, senator? I don’t perceive. 

Former RNC chairman turned “MSNBC Republican” Michael Steele saying he prefers offended Democrat judges to “silly” Republican ones was sponsored partly by Discover, Applebee’s, and Away,

Here is the transcript. Click on “broaden” to learn extra. 

MSNBC
Morning Joe
12/3/21
6:28 am ET

MIKA BRZEZINSKI: Republican Senator John Kennedy isn’t supporting President Biden’s nomination of Dale Ho for a federal District Court docket seat in New York, calling him too offended to be a choose. 

At a Senate Judiciary Committee listening to this week, Kennedy questioned Ho on  previous tweets aimed toward Republican lawmakers. Ho, a voting-rights lawyer, expressed remorse for his tone on social media, admitting, “I’ve crossed a line now and again.” 

In closing, Kennedy mentioned, “I believe you are an offended man and I actually have nice considerations about voting for you. We don’t want federal judges who’re offended, we’d like federal judges who’re truthful and may see each factors of view.” 

Michael Steele [heard chuckling off-camera], I am simply going to take that and I’ll put it proper over right here, proper in entrance of you, set the desk for you. And you possibly can deal with it.

MICHAEL STEELE: I’ve simply obtained to say, it’s so cute. I imply, simply the turn-around with a few of these guys. Now that you just obtained Joe Biden, who’s making an attempt to place judges on benches, and ambassadors in nations across the globe, trigger we now have no ambassadors. That they’re so excessive and mighty. 

Did Senator Kennedy check out among the nominations that Donald Trump put earlier than the Judiciary Committee? 

MIKA: Oh my God!

STEELE: I imply, there have been folks that he voted for who had by no means appeared in a courtroom! So, I will take a bit of anger over silly any day. [Mika laughs]

KATTY KAY: The entire political debate throughout [inaudible, but seems to be referring to the Kavanaugh confirmation hearings.] Do you bear in mind how offended and tense the entire nation was?

MIKA: He was offended and silly.

STEELE: Only a very fast query. Was Kavanaugh offended sufficient for you, senator? I don’t perceive. 

SAM STEIN: The best analogy right here is Brett Kavanaugh, who threw an absolute rage-fit when he was being questioned. I imply, you possibly can say it was professional. However he actually obtained offended. And that was discovered as an indication of his fortitude for lots of those senators. And now after all, the shoe’s on the opposite foot.

MIKA: He did throw a match, crying and speaking about [inaudible.]

STEIN: And he did say, you’ll too.