If someone on the right said this they would be fired.
The Bill Maher's and Bashir and Ed Schultz's etc, of the world.
And why Palin? She holds no office and is not running for one.
Get a life, loser!
Martin Bashir apologizes for dirty, disgusting slam at Sarah Palin
By Howard Kurtz
No responsible cable news host would call for defecating on a public figure. That’s just beyond the pale, right?
But that’s exactly what Bashir did on his MSNBC show, while spewing venom at Sarah Palin.
This guy was a co-anchor of “Nightline” when he was at ABC, but was apparently seething with liberal resentment that we now see displayed daily on his weekday show.
MSNBC once suspended Ed Schultz for calling Laura Ingraham a “right-wing slut”; why on earth does it tolerate Bashir's brand of bile?
Bashir once said that the NRA “deserves to be equated with Hitler,” so he’s practiced at indendiary comparisons.
And no one at MSNBC bats an eye? This is deemed acceptable discourse?
What would MSNBC say if a conservative had talked about defecating on, say, Hillary Clinton?
An abject apology is all well and good. But as Mediaite’s Joe Concha writes, invoking MSNBC President Phil Griffin: “Could you imagine if Neil Cavuto or Jake Tapper, who occupy the same timeslot on Fox and CNN, respectively, suggested anyone s*it in anyone’s mouth on national television, as Bashir did last week?
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