MSNBC scrambled Thursday to find speech watchers of President Joe Biden’s address to Congress as event ratings tanked.
“I’ve got to tell you, most of the folks that I’ve spoken to here did not actually watch Joe Biden’s address last night,” reporter Priscilla Thompson explained in Atlanta Thursday morning.
“I’ve spoken to around a dozen folks and only two of them watched and listened to what he had to say last night,” she added.
Ellison Barber, reporting from Coral Gables, Florida, was next asked by Anchor Hallie Jackson what people in Florida were saying about the speech.
“So Ellison, you know we love to talk about sort of the voice, the perspective of voters here on this show….you’re hearing what people there are thinking of the President’s speech. What’s up?” she asked.
Barber remarked that the individuals she spoke with did not watch the speech.
“Yeah, we’re seeing