“What the f—?” Maher said on “Exact Time.” “We’re letting this particular person [Reade] commerce the realm from Donald Trump, lethal incompetent, to Joe Biden, intercourse monster?”
Maher started by claiming that Republicans need Democrats to “sprint down the rabbit gap of ‘Joe Biden, intercourse monster,'” insisting there became as soon as no “truth-finding here,” concerning Reade’s claims.
He described the Reade allegation as a case of “he said, she said — she said one thing else completely.”
The HBO star gave the impact to push apart Reade’s most original assault disclose by pointing to her previous rhetoric, including when she said final 300 and sixty five days that she “wasn’t disturbed of him, that he became as soon as going to secure me in a room or anything, it wasn’t that style of vibe.”
Maher rapid pivoted to Reade’s previous praise for Russian President Vladimir Putin, calling it a “cherish letter” to the “assassin making an strive to withhold Biden from the Whtie Dwelling.”
Maher then blasted Democrats for “woking” themselves accurate into a corner with the “#BelieveWomen” mantra in desire to “#TakeAccusationsSeriously,” singling out Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., for main the ousting of her former colleague, Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., since her tell became as soon as “never tenable.”
“Believing all the pieces doesn’t style you noble, it makes you gullible,” Maher said. “And it leaves us with an world the put Republicans don’t care about these items, so it is correct a unilateral weapon that is mature finest against Democrats. Trump rides the bus with Billy Bush, we throw Al Franken below it.”
He continued, “You know, Democrats are the derive collectively of assorted. We can capture no longer to fully f— ourselves over this. I do know, it is a intercourse scandal and in regular times — that is what we assemble in desire to points — but there are in actual fact pleasing enormous issues occurring lawful now.
“I create no longer know while you happen to’ve got noticed, but The US has turned accurate into a failed tell that does a worse job retaining its electorate alive all the blueprint thru an epidemic than Cambodia. And to me, that is a minute of more valuable than Tara Reade reaching closure.
“She says Biden attacked her. He says he did no longer. These are their positions, how about this for yours: ‘Do no longer know, never will, don’t care.'”
The “Exact Time” host went to disclose that if Biden had assaulted him in 1993 — and knew it may well per chance per chance also hurt the presumptive Democratic nominee against Trump — he’d “save it for my memoirs.”
“Now we have a president who says, ‘Drink bleach.’ Jeez, you waited 27 years, it may well per chance per chance no longer retain one more few months? That is what I’d love to ask Ms. Reade — Why now?” Maher said. “Why no longer sooner than Huge Tuesday? Why no longer final plunge after we aloof had over a dozen candidates to capture from? Why wait till Biden is our finest hope against Trump after which secure him down?”
He added, “This story is gathering an significance it don’t have. There’s so unprecedented at stake at this subsequent election. The general world wants to be put support collectively love Humpty Dumpty. Why ought to aloof one particular person’s victimhood trump all people else’s?”