February 21 ,2019
MSNBC’s Morning Joe opened Thursday’s show with a sober discussion in which hosts and panelists openly blamed the recent arrest of a domestic terrorist on the inflammatory rhetoric of President Donald Trump.
News broke Wednesday that a lieutenant in the United States Coast Guard, Christopher Paul Hasson, was arrested and charged with attempting to carry out a mass terror attack and was discovered to have been stockpiling lots of weapons and ammo in his Maryland home.
The disturbing details uncovered include his white nationalist views and a list of Democratic politicians and media figures (where are often critical of President Trump) as his potential targets. Morning Joe co-host Joe Scarborough was included on that list.
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