What happened to “when they go low, we go high?”
Democrat hypocrisy seems to know no end. In the latest hypocritical statement to come out of a leading Democrat’s mouth, former first lady Michelle Obama, in an interview with Stephen Colbert, compared Trump’s America to “spending the weekend with a divorced dad” who is “making America sick.”
She said: “We come from a broken family, we are a little unsettled. Sometimes you spend the weekend with divorced dad. That feels like fun but then you get sick. That’s what America is going through right now. We are living with divorced dad.”
I, for one, disagree. And it seems I’m not alone.
Many on Twitter rushed to point out this hypocrisy:
Here is Michelle Obama comparing Trump to a “divorced dad” on stage in London last night and Stephen Colbert even doing a hilarious apparent impression of the president @MichelleObama @L8ShowColbert #iambecoming pic.twitter.com/F3OgggWpVW
— Maya Oppenheim (@MayaOppenheim) April 15, 2019
@MichelleObama "That [weekend with divorced dad] feels like fun but then you get sick." As a divorced dad, I do my best to raise my son into a kind of man of which we all can be proud. Your comment doesn't help people see that I'm conscientious and competent to do a good job.
— Jason Catena (@catenate) April 15, 2019
Many divorced dads also took offense to the former first lady’s belittling comparison:
Divorced dad here. Fuck Michelle Obama. https://t.co/RdCi4Sphwq
— Thaddeus Russell (@ThaddeusRussell) April 16, 2019
@MichelleObama I'm a divorced dad who loves his kids and is every bit of a good parent as Divorced Mom. I generally don't like Trump and did like you, but you've shown that you can say just as rude and insensitive comments as Trump.
— Keith Burrus (@neoncactus44) April 15, 2019
According to AOL:
Michelle Obama has compared US president Donald Trump to a “divorced dad” who is making America “sick”.
The former first lady made her comments during a book tour event in London for her bestselling memoir, Becoming.
She told a crowd at the O2 Arena that her husband Barack’s successor as president was dealing in the “politics of fear”.
During an interview with US TV presenter Stephen Colbert, she told the crowd in London that the US is like a troubled teenager.
She said: “We come from a broken family, we are a little unsettled.
“Sometimes you spend the weekend with divorced dad. That feels like fun but then you get sick.
“That’s what America is going through right now. We are living with divorced dad.”
She also said: “The presidency doesn’t change who you are, it reveals who you are. It is like swimming in the ocean with great waves.
“If you are not a great swimmer, you are not going to learn in the middle of a tidal wave. You are going to resort to your kicking and drowning and what you knew how to do in the pool.”
Breitbart also reported on Michelle’s hypocritical statements:
Obama revealed in her memoir that she will “never forgive” Trump for fanning the birther controversy, and she again criticized Trump for questioning her husband’s place of birth and calling for his transcripts while saying her critics accused her of being an unpatriotic person who was “loud and rude and obnoxious.”
“I don’t know if there has been a president who has been accused of not being born in this country? Who has been asked to show his transcripts? Who has been accused of being unpatriotic? There was a lot of stuff that had not happened before that happened to us,” Obama reportedly said. “There was a time when people accused me of not loving my country. They accused me of being loud and rude and obnoxious.”
Obama, who told Oprah Winfrey that she cried for 30 minutes after Trump’s inauguration, then told the audience that they should take some “solace” in the fact that her husband was elected twice and, in her opinion, would have been elected for a third term had he been eligible.
“That really did happen. People would have voted for him for a third time. What is going on today is true but what happened before was also true. That should give us some solace at some level,” Obama said. “For eight years, the president they saw in their country was Barack Obama. He was somebody who people thought was smart and would do the right thing.”
Michelle Obama’s memoir has sold more than 10 million copies, and her publisher said it “could well become the most successful memoir ever.”
It is ironic and hypocritical that the former first lady is talking trash about the Trump presidency making Americans ‘sick’ when her school lunches made many kids ‘sick’ for 8 years.
I just find her, and all of this, to be comical. No one can make you anything. Only the liberal left plays that blame game, and tells their followers that they ‘cannot change’ certain things.
And, since when is a divorce a reason to belittle or diminish the importance of someone? That’s rich, coming from the left.