Maher: “Panic Porn” Will Get Trump Reelected [VIDEO]

The Hill reports:

HBO’s Bill Maher ripped the news media on Friday night and urged journalists to stop offering up what he described as “panic porn” when reporting on the coronavirus outbreak, cautioning the practice could help get President Trump

“New rule, now that we’re starting to see some hope in all this: Don’t hope-shame me,” the liberal “Real Time” host said on his HBO program. “You know the problem with non-stop gloom and doom is it gives Trump the chance to play the optimist, and optimists tend to win American elections.”

“FDR said the only thing we have to fear is fear itself. You know, as full of shit as he is, I could see Trump riding that into a second term and then there will be no hope left for you to shame,” the host added.