At the Media Research Center’s “DisHonors Awards” held on Thursday, September 21, 2017 during the MRC’s 30th anniversary gala, one of four nominees for the “Kathy Griffin Celebrity Dumbass Award.”
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“The Syrian problem started with climate change. It did – 75 percent of Syrian farms failed. A million and a half people migrated to the cities. That’s where it began. And, by the way, these people who are starving, which is, you know, whether you’re bombed or you’re sarin-gassed or you’re starving, death is death. But, I mean, we talk about Assad gassing people, we’re gassing them, too. We’re just doing it slower with CO2.”
– Bill Maher on his HBO show, Real Time, April 21.