Historian Jon Meacham said that Trump's coronavirus briefings aren't informative, but they are infomercials intended to sell his response to the virus.
Over the weekend we reported that Sinclair Broadcasting Group (Sinclair) was forcing its news anchors to read scripts that were nothing more than pro-Trump and pro-Russian propaganda pieces. The pre-written scripts talked about Trump’s favorite conspiracy theories: “fake news” and the “Deep State.”
“He told me a year and a half ago or so, a year ago, that, you know, he thought he could have done a deal to have averted the war.”
During a discussion of Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) on Monday morning, Morning Joe host Joe Scarborough defended Rubio's position on climate change while also claiming that Democrats are like "televangelists" when it comes to the science behind climate change.
During a segment on Monday morning's edition of Morning Joe, host Mika Brzezinski slammed Republican politicians who are trying to go after Hillary Clinton due to the Monica Lewinsky scandal.