Sure, the elite media might overwhelmingly support Barack Obama. But so what? That's apparently Mika Brzezinski's opinion. Check out the exchange between Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough on Morning Joe today at 7:50 AM EDT, triggered by Scarborough's insider take on the MSM's adulation of Obama.
JOE SCARBOROUGH: OK, Willie, come on. We've got to call these people out. Because we know people that work in the media, print. I mean seriously, they are, Tucker had it right: they're like ninth-grade girls.
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MIKA BRZEZINSKI: I actually, really reject this love affair notion.
SCARBOROUGH: Come on.
BRZEZINSKI: What? I do.
SCARBOROUGH: Because you are absolutely drunk on the Kool-Aid.
View video here.
BRZEZINSKI: No. You know what? Let me tell you something. Every time there is a question to ask or something to analyze, we've done it. On flip-flopping. On everything.
SCARBOROUGH: Have you seen--I'm not talking about us.
BRZEZINSKI: What's wrong with you?
SCARBOROUGH: We are the great leveling wind. I'm talking about, listen, you know if a poll was taken of everybody you know that works in the media, in Washington, D.C. and Manhattan, Barack Obama would get 95% of the vote.
BRZEZINSKI: OK, What's your point?
WILLIE GEIST: The media loves Barack Obama.
SCARBOROUGH: The media loves Barack Obama.
Don't miss Mika's bemused headshake at the end of the video clip.