The FISA memo was released yesterday, and MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow, of “omg I’ve got Trump’s tax forms” notoriety, went a bit overboard trying to describe how the memo is a bunch of nothing:
Maddow: "This is it?!?!?!" pic.twitter.com/Mn9S82JRnC
— Maddow Blog (@MaddowBlog) February 3, 2018
Maddow was accused of trying a little too hard:
Why is this so outrageously awkward and uncomfortable to watch https://t.co/SCLaT36P36
— Allie Beth Stuckey (@conservmillen) February 3, 2018
— Ian Miles Cheong (@stillgray) February 3, 2018
Just a little!
This is disturbingly unhinged https://t.co/V0pMcuOtFd
— Rachel Stoltzfoos (@RachelStoltz) February 3, 2018
"The Memo Reveals the Coup"?! ??? https://t.co/oQbKLdijBH
— Incredulous Carol ??✊ (@campion_rose) February 3, 2018
Isn't it amazing how quickly sh*tlibs pivoted from "releasing the memo will destroy democracy itself" to "lol we're lolling srsly" https://t.co/QHvg84iKfM
— RightWing Love Squad (@Rw_LOVE_Squad) February 3, 2018
If the memo is a nothing burger, does that mean the Democrats don’t feel the need to release their own memo? Where is their stance now on “ This memo could threaten national security and should not be released” ? Just asking for a friend.?
— Bess Tingl (@BessTlbmorrison) February 3, 2018
That reaction was so over-the-top it’s almost as if she knows there’s something damaging about the memo.