Appearing on Fox and Friends, Geraldo Rivera totally lost it Friday morning in a one on one exchange with Michael Scheuer, former head of the CIA Bin Laden Unit from 1995 to 1999.
Scheuer was questioning the honesty of former President Bill Clinton's comment that he could have killed Bin Laden in 2001, but chose not to take that low road. Michael Scheuer described Clinton as a "coward, morally....he's a disgrace."
Rivera, who everyone, of course, views as a walking lifetime jeopardy contestant, came unhinged and told Scheuer he was "being disrespectful, and that he was conflating his role as an analysis with experience, with an ideological spinner, and that was not his (Scheuer's) role.
Rivera, who himself is a Self Proclaimed Expert On Everything, played his Alinsky role to perfection, talking over Scheuer's rebuttal, and of course having the final word. Rivera was visible shaken by the exchange. You can view the encounter here:
Reacting to these charges, Pelosi raced across the House Chamber floor like a woman off her meds and in later remarks, called Pennsylvania Congressman Tom Marino an "insignificant person." That match-up can be viewed here:
He continues, "...of course I'll be driving myself, with no staff or security. And I'm just a country lawyer who worked in a bakery until he was 30...so maybe I am not significant enough to question the former Speaker. But why then did she get so bothered by my comments?"
as someone once said,
Beware of snobbery...it is the unwelcome recognition of your very own past failings.
If this man......
.....was named Tom Marino.....would you have