Actual Time host Invoice Maher wrapped up his present Friday evening by slamming each events for utilizing Russia’s invasion of Ukraine to attain partisan factors, Fox Information reviews.
“New rule: do not make World Conflict Three all about you,” Maher mentioned.
The one conclusion anybody appears to be drawing from the warfare in Ukraine, he continued, is that “every thing proves what we already believed, and every thing goes again to the factor we already hate.”
Maher identified headlines that confirmed Republicans blaming President Biden for the warfare and Democrats blaming former President Donald Trump.
He additionally quoted Biden’s comparability of the invasion to the Jan. 6 Capitol riot and Trump’s insistence that the disaster was brought on by the “rigged” 2020 U.S. presidential election.
On March 2, Biden advised that Russian President Vladimir Putin could have been emboldened to invade Ukraine after watching the occasions of Jan. 6. “Putin was relying on having the ability to break up up the USA. Look, how would you’re feeling when you noticed crowds storm and break down the doorways of the British Parliament and kill 5 cops?” Biden mentioned. The New York Put up referred to as Biden’s feedback “preposterous.”
Trump made the feedback to which Maher alluded on Feb. 24 because the Russian invasion of Ukraine was starting. Putin, Trump told Fox Information host Laura Ingraham, “was going to be glad with a chunk [of Ukraine], and now he sees the weak spot and the incompetence and the stupidity of this administration.” Trump added that “all of it occurred due to a rigged election,” repeating his baseless declare that he was the true winner of the 2020 election.
“Kanye thinks much less about Pete Davidson than Trump thinks concerning the rigged election,” Maher quipped.
He additionally requested why, “if Putin thought Trump was actually that supportive of him … did not he invade when Trump was in workplace?”