During a segment on MSNBC’s The Beat, host Ari Melber was discussing President Donald Trump’s latest tax reform speech, as well as Trump cutting a deal with Democrats over a short-term debt ceiling agreement.
As Melber was trying to highlight that Trump’s push for lower corporate taxes went against his populist image, all a viewer could do was look over the MSNBC host’s shoulder — and notice a major error.
Yep. Whoever was doing the graphics this afternoon on Ari’s show, they apparently forgot to use spell check.
Guys. Spell check. pic.twitter.com/c2OLwXXsrp
— Tom Nichols (@RadioFreeTom) September 6, 2017
And to drive the whole thing home, as Melber moved into his interview with Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH), the host said the following:
“The real fight ahead as Trump is trying to make regular Americans pay more taxes so corporations can pay less. Some are calling it populism — but populism spelled backwards.”
Well, that’s unfortunate.
We have reached out to MSNBC for comment and will update this post if we hear back.
Watch the clip above, via MSNBC.
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