Earlier today, Michael Avenatti cried as he was sentenced to 2.5 years in prison. After that we served up a reminder of all the media fawning that took place when Avenatti was the anti-Trump, and it’s all aged badly.

This one is particularly cringey. Here’s “The View” co-host Ana Navarro explaining how Avenatti is “like the holy spirit” while also suggesting he be a permanent panelist on the show:

And with that, an idea has been spawned:


There needs to be a nationally televised awards show to honor the worst media & pundit takes of the year and beyond. It would get better ratings than the Oscars, that’s for sure.