In 2018, SNL actor Pete Davidson made a joke that many didn’t find funny. He likened Texas Republican Dan Crenshaw, who at the time was running for Congress, to a “hitman in a porno movie.”
Crenshaw wears an eyepatch, having lost his right eye in 2012 to an IED while serving in Afghanistan. “I’m sorry. I know he lost his eye in war or whatever,” Davidson continued, the crowd laughing.
FOX News host Tucker Carlson slammed SNL following Davidson’s remarks, for which the comedian later apologized in a televised grovel-session. But now, more than three years later, Carlson is using similar language to describe the Texas congressman.
During his show on Monday night, Carlson attacked Crenshaw over his support for delivering U.S. aid to Ukraine.
“The more I think about it, it takes a lot of gall for ‘eyepatch McCain’ to attack moms who are worried about baby formula as…