Republican Sen. Jeff Flake’s speech on the Senate floor in which he compared President Trump to Joseph Stalin caused plenty of eye rolling and head shaking (on both sides of the aisle). However, MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell was among those helping push the comparison:

When you think about that, it’s utterly ridiculous:

It’s the comparison that immediately discredits itself!

Editor’s note: The title of this post has been updated to correct a misspelling.

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