The ladies of The View are not ready to accept the idea of a red wave in the November midterms.
During a table discussion on Wednesday, they downplayed recent Republican victories and insisted that we have to wait and see how people vote in November.
It’s funny, they didn’t show this kind of restraint ahead of the 2018 midterms when Trump was president.
News Busters has details:
PANIC: The View Denies ‘Red Wave,’ Ignores Historic GOP Win By Latina
The cast of ABC’s The View was in something of a panic Wednesday after several congressional primaries revealed which Republican candidates would be squaring up against Democrats in November in what’s likely to be a massive red wave victory for the right.
But the coven was in such denial that they aggressively shot down any mention of the red wave and completely ignored the historic win by Latina Republican Mayra Flores in a special election flipping a seat occupied by Democrats for over 100 years.
“I’m a conservative. I’m a Republican. And listening to Russell Fry who unseated Tom Rice, a principled conservative who voted to impeach Donald Trump,” whined guest co-host Alyssa Farah Griffin.
“But here’s what I would warn. The red wave is coming. Republicans are going to win the midterms short of something unforeseen that I cannot predict now.”
Here’s part of the transcript:
BEHAR: What?! You don’t know that! You don’t know that!
GRIFFIN: All the polling is suggesting that. It’s the high grass prices, inflation, and I’m hoping —
Goldberg seemed to suggest that Griffin was trying to keep Democrats from going out and voting if they believed they weren’t going to win:
GOLDBERG: Let’s wait and see what the people vote. I understand what you are saying, but let’s remind people it’s up to them to make this decision.
Here’s the video:
"You don't know that!" Joy Behar denies "the red wave is coming" in November as noted by "conservative" Alyssa Farah Griffin.
"Let's wait and see what the people vote," Whoopi Goldberg demands.
They ignored the historic win of Republican Mayra Flores over an incumbent Dem. pic.twitter.com/emhNKnT7wZ
— Nicholas Fondacaro (@NickFondacaro) June 15, 2022
Here’s the long version:
It’s going to be fun to revisit The View in late November.