Morning and late night political worlds collided on Monday as Morning Joe hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski visited Stephen Colbert’s Late Show to offer their takes on the state of the 2020 Democratic primary race. And during their appearance, Scarborough offered up his own inimitable, unique takes on frontrunner Joe Biden and latecomer to the race, Michael Bloomberg.
Colbert kicked off the discussion by noting that one of the pair’s two favorite candidates, Sen. Kamala Harris, has ended her campaign, leaving just Biden as their preferred pick in a field that still officially numbers 12. Biden, too, Colbert said, has struggled at times in the campaign.
Brzezinski protested and instead claimed: “He has performed perfectly,” she emphasized. “Show me. Show me the data where he’s losing and is not the frontrunner.”
While Biden does continue to lead national polling averages by…