On Friday’s broadcast of “Real Time,” Maher said this was the week it started “moving a little faster”— with President Donald Trump’s appointment of “personal protector” Matthew Whitaker as acting attorney general.
Maher then reviewed his 2017 “dictator checklist” to make his point:
“You are a narcissist who likes to see his name and face on buildings. You appoint family members to positions of power. You hold rallies even when you’re not running, and they are scary. You talk about jailing the press and political opponents.”
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