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Boo Hoo: MSNBC Hosts Are “Sad” Jesse Jackson Jr. Got Caught

msalmon Wrote: Feb 22, 2013 12:30 PM
while this guys s despicable what public funds did he steal? he took contributor funds, he deserve to go to prison for it but he from all reports did not take tax funds. Last time I checked, political contributions were somewhat voluntary (coercion still happens i know)

After reading about the money he stole, the expensive swag he bought with campaign funds, and the constituents he ultimately betrayed, it’s hard to feel anything but contempt for disgraced celebrity son and former Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. But apparently not everyone agrees with me. Indeed, the folks over at ‘Morning Joe’ are -- wait for it -- saddened by his downfall (via Jazz Shaw):

Jackson: “For years I have lived off my campaign”
Scarborough: “It’s a sad story.”

Jazz summarized exactly how I felt after watching this nauseating segment: