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Why are the hosts on CNN so desperate to convince themselves and everyone else that Soleimani was somehow someone to be revered? Why is this so important to them?
Watch CNN’s Alisyn Camerota repeatedly insist the large crowd at Soleimani’s funeral proves his popularity amongst Iranians pic.twitter.com/hznOZQS0Ll
— Tom Elliott (@tomselliott) January 10, 2020
I mean, that’s AFTER Erin Burnett called Iranians who shout “Death to America” – FRIENDLY.
CNN cannot stop showing their ass to the world, and it’s baffling to me. Why do they want people to know how much they hate their own country?