You have already heard the Democrats in full song against President Trump’s Supreme Court Justice nominee, Brett Kavanaugh. It seems that they will hang there main opposition to him as Kavanaugh being a direct threat to Roe vs Wade. In the Never-Trump crowd, there have been all sorts of observations as to why President Trump chose Judge Kavanaugh or why he should have chosen some other Judge. Heck, NBC even put up a blurb that retiring Justice Kennedy negotiated his replacement with the President. Anyway, here are 6 more ideas. Most of them are bizarre.
As Written and Reported By Robert Kraychick for Breitbart:
Lots of pundits are reacting rather strangely to President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.
Assorted politicians and news media figures — particularly “Never Trump” pundits — are reacting rather strangely to President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court.
Here are six of the craziest theories and dumbest hot takes about Justice Kavanaugh:
1. Trump Is ‘Trolling’ His Base
In a piece titled “Trump Trolls His Based With Kavanaugh Pick for Supreme Court,” The Daily Beast’s Matt Lewis describes Trump’s selection of Kavanaugh as a “letdown” not just for conservatives, but also for Kavanaugh.
Kavanaugh, asserts Lewis, is perceived by conservatives as a “boring establishment moderate.” CNN’s Jake Tapper and Chris Cuomo expressed the same sentiment on Monday night. Partial transcript below of Cuomo’s and Tapper’s exchange:
CUOMO: But this is the establishment’s choice, you know that, right?
TAPPER: Of course.
CUOMO: This guy Kavanaugh checks the boxes for them.
TAPPER: He’s the George W. Bush.
TAPPER: That was thought to be the strike against him —
TAPPER: — that he was so close with the Bushes. Jeb Bush supported him, George W. Bush supported him. I’m sure George H.W. Bush, given that he worked for him as well in the solicitor general’s……