Susan Rice Calls Sen. Lindsey Graham ‘A Piece Of S ** t’

Susan Rice Calls Sen. Lindsey Graham ‘A Piece Of S ** t’

Former nationwide security adviser Susan Rice aired some old grievances throughout a podcast set to air Wednesday, referring to Sen. Lindsey Graham ( R-S.C.) as a “piece of shit” while speaking about the GOP’s unlimited criticism over her handling of 2012’s attack on a U.S. substance in Benghazi, Libya.

Rice, who is on tour for her brand-new book, talked to the hosts of “Pod Save the World” today about the Democrats‘ impeachment query into President Donald Trump and the Turkish invasion of Kurdish-held area in Syria. Throughout one intense minute, nevertheless, previous Obama administration consultant Ben Rhodes brought up the Benghazi attack to add context to Trump’s choices surrounding foreign policy.

— Pod Save America (@PodSaveAmerica) October 22, 2019

” You need to comprehend Benghazi to understand [President] Trump,” Rhodes stated throughout a sneak peek of the episode published on Twitter.

” Right, because Lindsey Graham isn’t simply a piece of shit now,” Tommy Vietor, another host and former Obama advisor, replied.

” He’s been a piece of shit,” Rice interjected. “I stated it. I said it, dammit. Lastly. He’s a piece of shit.”

Graham has long been one of Trump’s most ardent defenders, routinely going to bat for the president on his preferred news networks while lambasting his Democratic critics. Though he initially braked with the president’s decision to buy U.S. troops to leave Syria, calling it a “ national security disaster in the making,” he reversed course in an interview with Fox News today, saying he was “ increasingly positive” that “historical options” were on the horizon.

Rice is not a fan of the Trump administration’s policies abroad. Earlier this month, she said the White Home would have “blood” on its hands over its choice to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria and abandon the country’s Kurdish allies, successfully unlocking to a Turkish attack.

” I suggest, the Kurds were the pointy end of the spear who fought ISIS on our behalf,” Rice stated during an interview with CNN at the time. “They bled and passed away because they thought in the partnership they had actually established with the United States, and we just tossed them under the bus in 24 hours. It’s terrible. It’s disgraceful.”

Just days in the past, she had called the decision “ batshit crazy

During the podcast, Rice likewise discussed Fox News and its propensity to turn individual political figures into villains in order to inflame audiences, a basic Trump has actually used to his own presidency.

” You always require fresh bad guys,” Rice stated. “Now, on Fox, several years later they simply require to state my name and it’s like individuals begin jerking. It resembles an automated trigger point.”

” Trump is the master of it,” she included. “He makes individuals angry every day.”

The president has actually already assaulted Rice for her criticisms this month, calling her a “catastrophe.”

Susan Rice, who was a disaster to President Obama as National Security Consultant, is now telling us her viewpoint on what to do in Syria. Keep In Mind RED LINE IN THE SAND? That was Obama. Millions eliminated! No thanks Susan, you were a disaster.

— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 19, 2019

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