CNN’s Chris Cuomo blames Trump for heat MSM is taking for fawning over Kim Jong Un’s sister

CNN’s Chris Cuomo blames Trump for heat MSM is taking for fawning over Kim Jong Un’s sister

“If ‘diplomatic dance’ were an event at the Winter Olympics, Kim Jong Un’s younger sister would be favored to win gold,” CNN wrote salivatingly about the tyrant’s sibling, adding:

With a smile, a handshake and a warm message in South Korea’s presidential guest book, Kim Yo Jong has struck a chord with the public just one day into the PyeongChang Games.

It’s almost as though the network has suffered a bout of amnesia, forgetting the many human rights violations Kim’s despotic brother has visited on his countryman or the existential threat he poses to the U.S.

CNN is not alone in going gaga over Ms. Kim. ABC News glowingly reports that Kim “South Korean broadcaster YTN showed pictures of Kim Yo Jong smiling and talking to the South’s unification minister. Kim Yo Jong, who is also known to be the propaganda director for North Korea’s ruling Worker’s Party, was caught on camera smiling throughout her trip today.” Cue an upbeat rendition of “Happy Days Are Here Again.”

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The sickening display has prompted dismayed reactions from the Right, including this tweet by conservative journalist Salena Zito:

You might think the MSM would feel duly chastised, but no sooner had Zito’s tweet gone live, than CNN anchor Chris Cuomo responded:

And there you have it, the Left’s stock answer to whatever ails humanity. It’s Donald Trump’s fault.

For the first five or so years of the Obama presidency, it was George W. Bush’s fault, but that’s water under the bridge, as they say.

Cuomo’s reply to Zito touched off a tweetstorm, with much of the criticism coming from fellow members of the fourth estate:

Ben Bowles

Ben Bowles

Ben Bowles is a freelance writer and regular contributor to "Liberty Unyielding."


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