CNN presenter Anderson Cooper followed up on former President Donald Trump’s supporters Tuesday night when he responded to the video that the House’s impeachment managers released on Tuesday.
He went so far as to say that those who still stand by Trump can no longer claim to be “lovers of law and order”.
Cooper attacks Trump supporters
“If you watch the video that played in the Senate Houses just today, the President’s supporters who attacked the Capitol, the former President of the United States, cannot claim to be a Law and Order President if you are Did the crowd singing “Kill the Blue,” said Cooper.
“We saw them throw insults, fists and objects, as well as the American flag and hockey stick, at officers,” he added. “As you said, one policeman lost three fingers and one policeman was killed.”
“Two more died of suicide,” Cooper concluded. “Any claim by them that they are lovers of law and order sounds hollow, certainly after seeing this.”
See also: Anderson Cooper dumps Republicans for “self-licking ice cream cone” of election conspiracies
Don Lemon mocks Trump supporters
Cooper’s CNN colleague Don Lemon had similar words for Trump supporters last night.
“Blue lives matter, don’t they?” he asked condescendingly beforehand. and added: “Law and order! Law and order! Blue lives are important! Respect the flags! Respect Law Enforcement! Why don’t you just follow! “
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“Don’t you dare say that again when you can stand by after this video and pass a pass to Donald Trump – Donald Trump of all people – and his mob,” he added.
“If you can do that, I never want to hear that again. I don’t want to hear that from you, ”said Lemon. “I don’t want to hear any family values from you. I don’t want to hear your respect from the cops. I don’t wanna hear No moral ground to stand on. “
Full story: CNN’s Don Lemon tells Trump supporters they can’t support Trump and demand respect for the police
“See who is on your side. There were a lot of lies. We warned you about all the lies, ”Lemon went on, adding that Trump was“ a liar and is a liar ”and that his“ enablers ”also told“ lies ”- and“ after the Capitol uprising too [they] tried to overthrow the election of the electoral college. “
So much for unity and healing.
This piece was written by James Samson on February 10th, 2021. It originally appeared in LifeZette and is used with permission.
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