'Morning Joe': 'Dramatic' January 6 Hearings Showed Meadows Was Like Pilate as Christ Was Crucified

Margaret Buckley | June 29, 2022
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Instead of throwing continued temper tantrums over the overturning of Roe v. Wade and other recent SCOTUS decisions, the crew of Wednesday’s Morning Joe wanted to continue distracting Americans with the political soap opera currently in production by the House January 6 Committee. And how desperate were they? Well, to the point that co-host Joe Scarborough engaged in some religious blasphemy by saying the White House during the Capitol riot reminded him of those who rejected Christ during his crucifixion.

When talking about former chief of staff Mark Meadows, Scarborough preached that he “really played the role of a Pontius Pilate -- while American democracy, about to be crucified by this armed mob, he just said, ‘I'm going to wash my hands of it.’”