“Smoking gun” has become a buzz phrase in the liberal lexicon throughout the Trump presidency.
The term “Smoking Gun” is utilized by the lefty media on a continuous loop whenever there is a “revelation” brought forth that has the potential to damage President Trump.
Seth Meyers on Tuesday’s Late Night, aired early Wednesday morning, invoked the oft-repeated phrase during an interview with NBC Nightly News Lester Holt.
Speaking of the impeachment trial, Meyers was incapable of fending off the urge to mention the current golden boy of the press, John Bolton, for his supposed “bombshell” information:
You, and I would also say this, call it drama. I think a lot of people say, you know, this Bolton thing, this is the smoking gun.
Maybe this is the game changer, and yet, you’ve also pointed out that we sort of live in this post-shock era which is it’s impossible now for anything to happen to make us say like, “Oh my God this is the big thing.”
Because now, no game has been changed and no gun has been smoking enough for certain people…
One need not wonder who those “certain people” were. Cough, cough, the Republicans, who Meyers holds in such low regard. Holt optimized the opportunity to sing the praises of the media and deflect the question away from the Bolton controversy: