The brutal Russian invasion of Ukraine is tough for some Individuals to know, so Bill Maher broke it down in phrases a popular culture shopper can simply grasp.
Maher broke it down Friday night time on “Actual Time,” equating Ukraine to Kim Kardashian, NATO to Pete Davidson, and — sorry Ye — you are Russia.
So, the concept … Kim (Ukraine) needs her freedom, however she’s boldly taken steps to maneuver on from her marriage by forging a romantic alliance with Pete (NATO), and Kanye (Russia) is now throwing up all these false situations, claiming they’re making his life troublesome, so he is now displaying unbridled aggression.
Maher ended his present in true Invoice trend … displaying unbridled contempt for the Republican Social gathering, whereas blasting the Democrats for squandering a possibility to avert midterm catastrophe.
He famous Trump‘s stranglehold on the Republican Social gathering appears to be waining … the ballot numbers present a drop in assist as dramatic because the decline of Omicron.
So, his level … a number of of us who have been drawn to Trump who felt disenfranchised are actually leaping off that prepare in droves, so that they’re ripe for the pickin’, assuming Democrats do not assault them for having supported Trump prior to now. In different phrases … present graciousness.
There is a fabulous sports activities metaphor Obama as soon as used to explain this very alternative … and Invoice recounts it nicely.
His overarching message … it is best to not speak politics with individuals who have opposing views — it simply by no means ends nicely. Speak about “Yellowstone” — it is safer.