Politics

Don Lemon Whines About Rand Paul’s ‘Misinformation’ – ‘You Look Like An Idiot’

On Tuesday’s episode of his CNN show, host Don Lemon whined about Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) as he reacted to the Republican’s fiery exchange with White House Chief Medical Adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci over federal funding of gain of function research.

Needless to say, Lemon did not take Paul’s side in this situation.

Backstory: Rand Paul Throws Down With Fauci: ‘You Are Aware It Is A Crime To Lie To Congress’

Lemon Goes Off

“[T]he misinformation keeps spreading, even — or especially on Capitol Hill. That’s where the Delta variant has been detected, prompting the Capitol doctor to urge members to get vaccinated and to consider masking up,” Lemon said.

“That as one of the chief vaccine deniers, Sen. Rand Paul, well he tried to make Dr. Anthony Fauci into his personal punching bag today as they went head to head over the senator’s bogus claims that the National Institutes of Health somehow played a role in funding research that led to the origins of the pandemic and Dr. Fauci was definitely not having it,” he added. 

Lemon then played a clip of the exchange before continuing on with his rant.

Lemon Doubles Down

“What is wrong with Rand Paul? Seriously,” Lemon continued. “I know that’s what you at home are thinking. Because I’m thinking the same thing. What’s wrong with him? What is he trying to prove?”

“There’s nothing to prove there, and he keeps embarrassing himself,” Lemon concluded. “Rand Paul, stop it. You look like an idiot. The lying, the misinformation, it’s why we can’t bridge the political gap even though our lives are at stake, and you still have people who are acting like Rand Paul.”

Related: Don Lemon Comes Unglued – Claims Trump And Republicans Are Putting ‘Owning Libs’ Over American Lives

Paul Sends Brutal Message To Fauci

Paul went on Fox News on Tuesday night to say that he will send a letter to the Department of Justice asking for a criminal investigation of Dr. Anthony Fauci.

“I will be sending a letter to Department of Justice asking for a criminal referral because he has lied to Congress,” Paul said. “We have scientists that were lined up by the dozens to say that the research he was funding was gain-of-function.”

“He’s doing this because he has a self interest to cover his tracks and to cover his connection to Wuhan lab,” he added. 

This piece was written by James Samson on July 21, 2021. It originally appeared in LifeZette and is used by permission.

Read more at LifeZette:
Ex-White House Trade Advisor Peter Navarro: “Donald Trump Won in a Freakin Landslide”
UFC Star Jorge Masvidal Calls Out Colin Kaepernick, Labels Him A Coward For Wearing Castro Shirt
Censorship Is Here: Judge Orders Woman To Take Down Anti-Biden Signs AT HER HOME

LifeZette

Recent Posts

Weak McCarthy Might Lead to First ‘Floor Fight’ for House Speaker in 100 Years

The first order of business when the new Republican-led House convenes in January will be…

13 mins ago

Elon Musk Can Only Laugh After CNN ‘Fact-Checks’ His Meme Mocking the Network

Elon Musk, who is becoming perhaps the greatest social media user after Donald Trump, mocked…

1 hour ago

Biden Suggests Banning All Semi-Automatic Firearms, Dems Renew ‘Defund the Police’ Ruse

In the spirit of "never let a crisis go to waste," President Joe Biden suggested…

3 hours ago

USA Today Whines That Journalists Are Stressed and Carry Trauma on Their Souls Trying to Report the News

A column written by USA Today editor-in-chief Nicole Carroll discusses the stress and 'trauma' experienced…

4 hours ago

Pentagon Admits It Can’t Account for $2 Trillion – AGAIN

In typical Groundhog Day fashion, the Pentagon has failed yet another audit. Yet, for the…

5 hours ago

Why America Loses Wars

By John Waters for RealClearDefense Clausewitz tells us to measure society’s strength by whether we…

6 hours ago