Kellyanne Conway Fires Back at ‘Morning Joe’ Hosts: Their ‘Insults and Insinuations’ Are ‘Absurd’

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Kellyanne Conway responded to a claim made by Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski that she expressed her dislike of Donald Trump while off camera from their show “Morning Joe.”

In a statement she posted on Twitter, Conway called the “Morning Joe” hosts’ claims “insults and insinuations” and said that they were “absurd.”

“The hosts of MSNBC’s Morning Joe have become virulent critics of the President and those close to him,” Conway said. “Ignoring insults and insinuations is a valuable skill. But when sentiments are attributed to me that are not true, it is necessary to respond.”

She added, “My beliefs, commitments and loyalties are plain to see.”

Conway was tapped in August, 2016, to serve as his campaign manager. He later named her to the post of counselor to the president.

“The notion that I am serving for ‘the money’ or a ‘paycheck’ is absurd. As campaign manager, I made a fraction of what other consultants have made on unsuccessful presidential campaigns,” Conway wrote. “Then I walked away from dozens of opportunities for millions or dollars, and instead walked into the White House. I would do it again.”

On Monday’s show, Brzezinski said that when Conway appeared on “Morning Joe” during the campaign, she would praise Trump on air, then “the camera would be turned off, the microphone would be taken off, and she would say ‘Blech, I need to take a shower,’ because she disliked her candidate so much.” Scarborough said that Conway suggested that she was taking the job for the money.

Brzezinski has been critical of Conway, characterizing her as not credible. Brzezinski also has said that they will not book her on the show.

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  1. TJandMG says:

    The biased interpretations and insinuations of Morning Joe are pathetic.
    By the way….nobody really watches that waste if time anyway.

  2. Don Atella says:

    Kellyanne Conway has no credibility in civilized sane society. She has fucked up her brand.

  3. Proud American says:

    No one believes you. On anything. Go watch Anderson Cooper interview a credible woman, Sally Yates. No need to eye roll her!

  4. Chad says:

    I wonder if the same jokers that attempt to undermine MSNBC watch Faux News. I mean how many times have they been exposed? Glen Beck Rally confused for Tea Party rally? James Comey “resigns”? ACA = ObamaCare. AHCA ≠ TrumpCare? Leaked Roger Ailes emails giving broadcasters talking points? “Fair & Balanced” tagline? $13M Hidden payouts? At least MSNBC is honest with their bias. Faux pretends to be unbiased and you Dolts believe it. SAD.

  5. JBLITZ says:

    Aww, poor Kellyanne. MSNBC was simply presenting “alternative facts” about you. You’re the one who established that even the most outlandish and easily disprovable claims should be taken with as much weight as traditional facts. SAD.

    • TJandMG says:

      I wonder if you can tell the difference between propaganda-spin and facts. If you’re one of the angry mob still in the stages of grief, its a pretty good bet that you probably can’t. Poor thing.

      • JBLITZ says:

        Is outright lying about facts disprovable with the human eye considered “propaganda-spin” in your world? Kellyanne herself coined the ludicrous phrase “alternative fact.” I expect any good PR person to use a certain amount of spin to reframe a story. I don’t expect them to insult my intelligence by outright lying with a straight face and presenting blatant untruths as facts. If you can’t tell the difference, you’re the “poor thing.”

    • Anonymous says:

      Keep eating the media lies you lemming. Mika openly said it was their job to tell you what to think and believe and you follow right along like the useful idiot you are.

      • JBLITZ says:

        LOL where did I say I believed MSNBC here? I don’t even watch the show in question, the hosts are too damned smug and self-righteous.

        I’m simply pointing out the irony that Kellyann e Conway, the disingenuous person most famous for using the phrase “alternative facts” in place of saying “outright lies”, is essentially getting the same treatment here. Either it’s okay for everyone to make up fake facts or it’s not.

    • Stephen says:

      You are talking about HRC and barryo
      lies. The video lie. The email lie.
      The Seth rich lies. The podesto lies.
      Scam after scam after scam.

      • TJandMG says:

        You are aware that Seth Rich was in communication with Wikileaks, right? Remember those emails that proved that the DNC cheated and defrauded democracy, disenfranchising their voter base? Remember that?

  6. Alex says:

    They’re now pissed they can’t get anyone big from the White House to come on their show.

  7. mcgwynne says:

    So, you believe everything MSNBC says?
    Feel sorry for you.
    You’ll be buying bridges soon if you haven’t already.

  8. SpLarso says:

    People still actually tune in to the “Amateur Hour?” (Morning Joe)…….

    • TJandMG says:

      Nobody watches that crap. That show, along with dozens lf other cable news shows, subsist off of the cable/internet bundles. Nobody would pay for that swill willingly.

  9. Dji says:

    So she got caught! She will be gone soon anyway!

  10. mcgwynne says:

    ‘Nuff said.
    Big on insinuations.
    Small on facts.
    Can’t really say they are now a credible source of actual news.

    • TJandMG says:

      Were they ever?

    • Chad says:

      KellyAnne is a walking, talking joke. A perfect personification of Trumplethinskins administration. Bowling Green Massacre, alternative facts, still talking about the election 6 months later? How can you expect ANYONE outside of Trumps base do you think will take you seriously? You might be able to fool the deplorable low info Trump voters, but those of us with a pair of brain cells to rub together can see right through your BS.

      • TJandMG says:

        But apparently you don’t have a few more braincells to see through the B.S.being spewed by the propaganda dog whistlers. Good boy, good boy. Here’s your widdle tweat.

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