ABC's Hostin: GOP Objecting to Biden's Neanderthal Comment After Trump Is 'Pearl-Clutching'

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ABC legal analyst Sunny Hostin said on Friday’s broadcast of “The View” that Republicans are “pearl-clutching over language” by objecting to President Joe Biden, saying scrapping mask mandates is “neanderthal-thinking.”

In a video, when asked about Texas and Mississippi lifting mask mandates, Biden said, “There’s a mistake. I hope everybody’s realized by now these masks make a difference. We are on the cusp of being able to fundamentally change the nature of this disease because of the way in which we’re able to get vaccines in people’s arms. We have been able to move that all the way up to the end of May to have enough for every American, for every adult American to get a shot. The last thing we need is neanderthal-thinking that in the meantime, everything is fine. Take off your mask, forget it.”

Hostin said, “I guess you know, all the pearl-clutching over language is really something to me when you had four years of, you know, of someone speaking in the lowest of terms and be debasing people and degrading people. I think that President Bid... (Read more)