Jul 19, 201601:27 PMBlaska's Bring It!
with David Blaska
Cleveland Republicans are what democracy looks like, I suppose
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Immediately outside the Republican Party’s green zone is Fourth Street, a one-block pedestrian-only bazaar of rib joints and Irish pubs. MSNBC is set up in a booth and you can gawk in the background as pundits in canvas-backed chairs bloviate about what you just heard, if you were listening. (Pundits! What a useless profession!)
Watched CNN. Don Lemon trashed Clarke’s speech but one of his colleagues shot him down, remarking that Lemon must not have heard it.
The night before, Lemon began an interview with Clarke by averring that the message coming out of Baton Rouge was “peace and coming together in the country. What’s your message?”
“Are there protests over the deaths of the cops in Baton Rouge?” Clarke responded. “Any riots or protests over the police officers in Dallas, Texas?”
“What are you asking?” Lemon said, bewildered. Some people truly just don’t get it.
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