Last evening on Real Time with Bill Maher, the HBO host has some phrases for Millennials, significantly those that work within the newsroom of the Washington Post.

During his New Rule phase of the present, Maher gave a play-by-play on the latest Twitter battle between WaPo reporter Felicia Sonmez and a few of her male colleagues that finally resulted in Sonmez being fired and one other reporter placed on a month’s go away with out pay.

Maher was shocked that this all began from a retweet of a joke in regards to the reverse intercourse  being loopy, one thing women and men have been doing to one another for hundreds of years. “No one however the perpetually offended thinks it means something greater than that the sexes get pissed off over how in another way we every see the world,” he insisted.

Unfortunately, he says, the “unlicensed daycare middle” within the WaPo newsroom didn’t appear to seek out the humor in it.

“Can you think about a world that enables jokes you don’t like? Of course, the management folded like a Miami condominium,” he stated, seemingly dissatisfied that the outlet caved on one of many establishment’s core values—free speech.

Maher then expanded his argument to criticize Millennials as an entire, who are actually taking on the office as Baby Boomers proceed to retire.

“You suppose my technology is an eyeroll,” Maher stated. “Let me let you know in regards to the youthful technology. Your sense of entitlement is famous,” he stated, additionally criticizing “your consideration span and work ethic,” particularly “the unqualified little shit who doesn’t perceive why he’s not a producer but.” He added that this story is so relatable as a result of everybody is aware of folks identical to the important thing gamers in it.

He added that the rationale Boomers received’t step down from their excessive positions to make method for Millennials is due to incidents like this.

“The crybabies are nonetheless profitable,” Maher stated. “They complain they haven’t taken over but. The incontrovertible fact that the Post’s response was to punish considered one of their greatest reporters exhibits the kindergarten remains to be in cost.”

Maher then praised WaPo’s protection of the Watergate scandal within the 1970’s. “I’ve to marvel how the Post’s newsroom of right this moment would deal with that. All this time blubber-tweeting. Don’t you may have something higher to do? Aren’t you imagined to be reporters digging up stuff? This is why you’re not in cost. If somebody named Deep Throat known as right this moment and needed to satisfy, this crew of emotional hemophiliacs would have an anxiousness assault and report back to HR they didn’t really feel secure.”

The host concluded saying there’s a glimmer of hope because the WaPo finally did hearth Sonmez. “Maybe there’s a line. That technology has to seek out that line and transfer it nearer to sanity. Because democracy dies in dumbness.”

You can watch the complete clip above.

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