Sarah Silverman and Bill Maher are not pleased with the remaining “Bernie Bros.”
On Friday night’s episode of Maher’s Real Time, the two chastised voters who switched their loyalties to Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson after Bernie Sanders lost his bid for the Democratic nomination.
“[Sanders] needs an ally in office. That’s why I don’t understand these ‘Bernie or bust’ people,” Silverman said. “I don’t know what their long game is.”
Maher, for his part, did not mince words in his criticism of Johnson. “I like him. He’s a nice guy, but he’s another in my basket of f*cking idiots,” he said, pointing to Johnson’s “Aleppo” mishap as well as his policy differences with Sanders on gun control, the minimum wage, and Citizens United. Read more…