@thedailybeast
The Daily Beast
a month ago
@willsommer @KELLYWEILL According to @KELLYWEILL , the right-wing attacks on Barnette struggled to land precisely because some of her more hateful positions and conspiratorial nuttiness are now par for the course for the GOP’s base
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@thedailybeast
The Daily Beast
a month ago
Kathy Barnette didn’t get the W, but her late surge indicates something sinister. She “represents a grassroots Trumpist uprising against Trump himself and kind of the broader GOP establishment,” say Fever Dreams hosts @willsommer and @KELLYWEILL .
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@thedailybeast
The Daily Beast
a month ago
@willsommer @KELLYWEILL Fox News’ Sean Hannity isn’t even a fan of Barnette and started “portraying Kathy Barnette as this great villain who must be stopped,” adds @willsommer
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@thedailybeast
The Daily Beast
a month ago
@willsommer @KELLYWEILL Also on Fever Dreams, Michael Hayden from the @splcenter discusses the mass shooting in Buffalo and the accused killer’s obsession with the bogus “great replacement” lie
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@thedailybeast
The Daily Beast
a month ago
@willsommer @KELLYWEILL @splcenter Plus! @willsommer and @KELLYWEILL discuss a recent NYT piece on how evangelical QAnoners are driving out their conservative pastors who give “any sort of nod to any kind of social justice” like Black Lives Matter or treating the poor well
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@thedailybeast
The Daily Beast
a month ago
@willsommer @KELLYWEILL @splcenter Get the latest absurdity from the right by listening to this episode:
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