The View: Phillips Has ‘a Lot’ of ‘Arro­gance’ to Take on ‘GOAT’ Biden

The View: Phillips Has ‘a Lot’ of ‘Arrogance’ to Take on ‘GOAT’ Biden

Since last Fri­day, ABC News has avoid­ed men­tion­ing Pres­i­dent Biden’s new pri­ma­ry chal­lenger Con­gress­man Dean Phillips (D‑MN) on their flag­ship news­casts (Good Morn­ing Amer­i­ca and World News Tonight). They rel­e­gat­ed all men­tions of Phillips’ cam­paign to side pro­gram­ming like Amer­i­ca This Morn­ing (at 5 a.m.), This Week (their Sun­day show), and The View, which spent part of their Mon­day episode rail­ing against Phillips for hav­ing “a lot” of “arro­gance” for think­ing he could chal­lenge Joe Biden, “the GOAT” of pres­i­dents.
After play­ing a sound bit of Phillips’ inter­view with CBS News, racist and anti-Semit­ic co-host Sun­ny Hostin shout­ed: “Who is that?!” She then pro­ceed­ed to ridicu­lous­ly sug­gest that Phillips shouldn’t have jumped into the race with­out first turn­ing out the entire Demo­c­ra­t­ic Par­ty base ahead of time and how dare he run against the sav­ior of the coun­try:

That’s my prob­lem. It’s like, I think if you are going to take on a pres­i­dent who has done so much for this coun­try so far, and has restored in many ways the soul of this coun­try, which was his promise, you’ve got to have some kind o …