MSNBC Guest Suggests Media Praised Missile Launch Out of Desperation For Trump to ‘Be Normal’

Donald Trump got praise from the likes of Fareed Zakaria and Brian Williams when he launched missiles in response to Syria’s gas attack on its own people.

Dan Rather condemned it, but Media Matters’s Eric Boehlert was empathetic about the whole thing.  On MSNBC this morning, he explained to Joy Reid that when people in the media see a “glimmer” of presidential behavior from Trump, they “pounce.”

“The press really wants him to be normal,” he laid out.

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