• ‘TORTURE! TORTURE! TORTURE!' CNN's John Avlon Cuts Off Wild Interview With Capitol Riot Lawyer Screaming About Jail Conditions

    8 days ago - By Mediaite

    CNN's New Day went off the rails during a wild interview with an attorney for an alleged Capitol rioter.
    The trainwreck segment took place during the show's first hour on Tuesday. John Avlon , filling in as New Day co-host, interviewed Joseph McBride - the lawyer for Richard Barnett , who was photographed in a viral image seated behind the desk of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi during the Capitol riot. McBride noted Monday's sentencing for Paul Hodgkins - who pleaded guilty to a single charge of obstructing an official proceeding, and was given eight months behind bars - and said that his...
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