MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell accuses CNN of helping Trump spread lies

MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell accuses CNN of helping Trump spread lies
Lawrence O’Donnell (Image: MSNBC video screen grab)

[Ed. – Wow, what’s he been smoking?]

… [T]he MSNBC host isn’t wrong to point out his rival network has a habit of paying Trump-defending pundits who in some cases cannot even publicly criticize him without violating non-disclosure agreements.

“That’s one of the reasons why Trump kind of wants you to watch CNN instead of MSNBC,” O’Donnell added. “Because he knows on MSNBC there will be no one defending him. Because we don’t bring on liars. I don’t bring on a liar. I won’t do that.”

When The Daily Beast asked Meet the Press moderator Chuck Todd early last year why he continues to book Trump surrogates like Kellyanne Conway, given her proven propensity to mislead, he said, “I don’t have a hard and fast rule about who I put on and who I don’t.” He added, “I don’t think you ban anybody.”…

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