CNN host Michael Smerconish rebuked Democrats and fellow media figures on Saturday for speculating about President Trump’s mental health after the release of a book detailing the first days of the Trump presidency, calling such questions “unseemly.”
In a monologue on his CNN show, Smerconish warned that a debate over the president’s mental fortitude was “unfair,” comparing it to scrutiny Hillary Clinton received after collapsing due to pneumonia at an event during the 2016 campaign.
“I don’t think we should encourage this sort of speculation. First, it’s inexact and it’s subjective. Second, it’s unfair and unseemly. Just as I said it was when some speculated about what ailed Hillary Clinton when she took a stumble,” Smerconish continued.
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