A former police officer and use-of-force expert, Barry Brodd, for the defense testified Tuesday he believed Derek Chauvin “was justified" in his actions and acted reasonably during his fatal encounter with George Floyd.Katie Phang says the defense ‘failed today:’ “Brodd was unlikable, I don’t know why the Defense put him on … If you ask the jurors to put themselves in the shoes of Derek Chauvin, none of them are going to say what that cop did reasonable.” Aired on 04/13/2021.
MSNBC’s Nicolle Wallace compared former President Donald Trump to the fictional serial killer “Dexter” during Tuesday’s broadcast of “Deadline: White House.” Wallace used the comparison to attack former Republican House Speaker John Boehner — who admitted that he had voted for Trump — and argued that as long as there were people willing to support Trump, the Republican Party was beyond saving.
The police officer who shot and killed Daunte Wright, along with the local police chief, have both resigned.MSNBC’s Ari Melber reports on the nationwide protests over Wright’s avoidable death and discusses how police killing is a recurring American ritual with Minnesota state Rep. Cedrick Frazier, Campaign Zero co-founder DeRay Mckesson, and former police chief Cedric Alexander.
Former President Obama and Michelle Obama react to the killing of Daunte Wright, saying America needs “to reimagine policing.” MSNBC’s Ari Melber and retired NYPD detective Marq Claxton discuss their comments.(This interview is from MSNBC’s “The Beat with Ari Melber, a news show covering politics, law and culture airing nightly at 6pm ET on MSNBC.
Indicted Gaetz associate Joel Greenberg has been cooperating with the DOJ’s investigation into allegations of sex trafficking against Rep. Matt Gaetz since last year, according to the New York Times.MSNBC’s Chief Legal Corresponent Ari Melber discusses the significance of this update.(This interview is from MSNBC’s “The Beat with Ari Melber, a news show covering politics, law and culture airing nightly at 6pm ET on MSNBC.
MSNBC's Reid declared on Twitter that "even when I get the second shot, I am too 'scurred' to be out there wildin.No flying and no indoor activities for me.Nope!"She said she was agreeing with a comment apparently made by The Washington Post's Jonathan Capehart.
MSNBC’s Jason Johnson said Tuesday on “Deadline” that “we need to abolish American policing as it currently exists” in light of the deaths of George Floyd and Daunte Wright during police incidents.Johnson said, “I’ve been saying we need to abolish American policing as it currently exists.
25-54 Demographic (Live+SD x 1,000) FNC: CNN: MSNBC: 4PM Cavuto: 202 Tapper: 336 Deadline/Spcl: 139/173 5PM Five: 502 Blitzer: 330 Deadline (4:56): 195 6PM Baier: 385 Blitzer: 298 Melber: 222 7PM Primetime: 281 Burnett: 370 Reid: 247 8PM Carlson: 563 Cooper: 354 Hayes: 214 9PM Hannity: 501 Cuomo: 434 Maddow: 469 10PM Ingraham: 394 Lemon: 455 O’Donnell: 284 11PM Gutfeld: 329 Lemon: 337 11th Hour: 232 Total Viewers (Live+SD x 1,000) Total Day: FNC: 1.568 | CNN: 1.018 | MSNBC: 1.340 Prime: FNC: 2.594 | CNN: 1.357 | MSNBC: 2.078 FNC: CNN: MSNBC: 4PM Cavuto: 1.080 Tapper: 1.332 Deadline/Spcl: 1.439/1.488 5PM Five: 2.633 Blitzer: 1.232 Deadline (4:56): 1.722 6PM Baier: 1.833 Blitzer: 1.037 Melber: 1.628 7PM Primetime: 1.717 Burnett: 1.279 Reid: 1.597 8PM Carlson: 3.139 Cooper: 1.289 Hayes: 1.668 9PM Hannity: 2.474 Cuomo: 1.434 Maddow: 2.770 10PM Ingraham: 1.906 Lemon: 1.349 O’Donnell: 1.795 11PM Gutfeld: 1.681 Lemon: 941 11th Hour: 1.412
Nicolle Wallace Goes Off on Boehner: ‘The Republican Party Cannot Be Fixed’ With People Like Him Still Voting for Trump in 2020
MSNBC’s Nicolle Wallace said Tuesday she’s not really impressed by John Boehner going after Donald Trump, given the former Speaker’s admission that despite everything he voted for the Republican nominee in 2020.Boehner has been very outspoken in his book and in multiple interviews trashing Trump, especially over the Capitol riots, but he said that he voted for Trump for re-election, citing his policies and court appointments.
MSNBC host Jonathan Capehart and some of his guests are convinced it's a white supremacy tactic to note people of color also commit violent hate crimes against Asian-Americans.They are wrong.Sure, perhaps certain bad-faith actors are putting an overemphasis on recent incidents, but hard data clearly show anti-Asian bigotry goes well beyond white supremacy.
[See NewsBusters for more.]On MSNBC's Tuesday edition of Deadline: White House host Nicolle Wallace welcomed journalism professor Jason Johnson on to the program to call for the abolishment of policing as currently understood and to accuse anyone who might question this approach of gaslighting.
Fox News Channel led the cable networks, averaging 2.12 million viewers in prime time.MSNBC had 1.59 million, HGTV had 1.21 million, CNN had 1 million and TBS had 993,000.ABC's “World News Tonight” won the evening news ratings race, averaging 8.2 million viewers last week.
WATCH: MSNBC Apologizes for Confusing the Late Alcee Hastings With Another Black Congressman During Coverage of Hastings’ Death
MSNBC anchor Hallie Jackson apologized on Wednesday morning for her program using the images and video of another Black congressman while reporting the death of Rep. Alcee Hastings (D-FL) the day prior.During her Tuesday program, Jackson and MSNBC correspondent Garrett Haake discussed what Hastings’ death could mean for the Democrats’ slim majority in the House.
On her 12:00 p.m.ET hour show on Tuesday, MSNBC anchor and reliable Democratic Party shill Andrea Mitchell futilely tried to blame Republicans in Michigan for the state’s surge in COVID cases, rather than the failed leadership of Democratic Governor Gretchen Whitmer.The liberal host pointed fingers at every other branch of Michigan state government in her desperate attempt to protect the leftist politician from criticism.
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Those who have been fully vaccinated against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) could still need to receive a booster shot to maintain their protection in as little as a year’s time.During a Sunday interview on MSNBC, Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, discussed how long current vaccines will protect residents from the coronavirus and the possibility that additional shots will be required down the road.
Just sayn' Chauvin defense expert witness says use of force was justified and he's a Trump supporter
From an article in the Bemidji Pioneer, a newspaper website.Bemidji is located in northern Minnesota.I don’t know what this means but I thought it was interesting.This excerpt refers to a forensic psychiatrist and veteran of television appearances named Dr. Michael Welner.
During a recent appearance on MSNBC, Dr. Fauci urged Americans who have been vaccinated to continue to avoid eating indoors at restaurants and bars, once again earning a stark rebuke from Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.), who urged all Americans who have been vaccinated to “go about your lives.” “Fauci continues to ignore 100 years of vaccine science,” Senator Paul said on Twitter.
Mika Brzezinski says Trump's 'bleeding facelift' tweet made her 'laugh out loud' as she accuses him of being 'obsessed with her' and recalls him boasting that Melania was 'perfect' because she'd 'had no work done'
Nearly four years after former President Donald Trump tweeted that Mika Brzezinski 'was bleeding badly from a face-lift' when he last saw her, the 53-year-old Morning Joe host has claimed she laughed 'uproariously' when she first read the insult - while accusing the former President of being 'obsessed with her'.