HBO Bill maherWilliam (Bill) MaherMaher on Biden’s trillion plans: ‘Thank goodness we made Mexico pay for this wall’ rebuked the Democratic Party on Friday, saying that Democrats have sucked “the pleasure of everything.”
“Once upon a time there were the righteous who were offended by everything. They were the party of speech codes and blacklists and moral panics and demanding that a TV show be gone, ”Maher said on her show.
“Well now it’s us. We’re the funniest now. We yearn for the fun of everything: Halloween, the Oscars, childhood, Twitter, comedy, ”he added.
Maher, a liberal comedian, openly criticized “the culture of cancellation” and rebuffed progressives’ efforts to punish individuals or exclude certain entertainment for offensive language.
Recently, Maher opposed the deletion from a Teen Vogue reporter for past anti-Asian tweets and criticized Oscar-nominated storylines for being “depressing.” He also lamented “awakened the competition.”
Maher went further on Friday, saying Democrats need to be less “stuck”.
He argued that Democrats “cannot tell the difference between Anthony Weiner and Al FranksAlan (Al) Stuart Franken Why shouldn’t Caitlyn Jenner be fired #MeWho? Kamala Harris’ Hypocritical Silence The Hill’s Morning Report – Brought to you by Facebook – Senate Democrats Face Unity Test; Tanden’s appointment falls MORE, “referring to allegations of sexual misconduct against the two former Democratic politicians, and went after the party for the old rep. Katie HillKatherine (Katie) Lauren Hill Former Obama official named senior vice president of NFL communications Republicans worry about candidates dividing Lieu to Greene and Gosar: ‘Take your nativist shit and push it’ KNOW MORE (D-Calif.) Was pressured to quit when nude photos of her leaked.
The host compared the examples to multiple instances of Republicans engaging in behavior he said the GOP previously condemned, mentioning former Speaker of the House John boehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerBudowsky: Liz Cheney against name-only Tories House Republicans demand a hearing with Capitol Hill Police Council for the first time since 1945 Press: John Boehner: good author, bad leader MORE (R-Ohio) working for a marijuana company and former Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr. and his wife acknowledging a past affair.
“We have to restore the natural order of things. I don’t want to live in a world where liberals are the most tense and conservatives take drugs and fly away,” Maher joked, adding that “Democrats are the party of free love, fun and forgetting where you parked your car. “