Martin Luther King, Jr. once said: “Jesus says love, because hate destroys the hater as well as the hated.”
On today’s Morning Joe, Joe Scarborough gave us a glimpse of just how corrosive hate can be. As the show was going to a break, a visibly angry Scarborough, reacting to recent criticism of how the show has morphed into a boring, anti-Trump hate fest, railed at his own audience:
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“If you’re thinking: it’s just one note. Morning Joe is just one note. Yeah! Yeah, guess what? A fire department has one focus when there’s a four-alarm fire. All right? So if you don’t want to hear the truth, you can change the channel!”
Scarborough surely had in mind columns like this one, by Alex Castellanos, entitled “IT’S OFFICIAL: ‘Morning...