In the dream world of ESPN’s Max Kellerman, presidential scandal began in Richard Nixon’s time and resumed in Donald Trump’s. On the First Take program which he co-hosts, Kellerman listed several criticisms of the Trump Administration which he hopes will discourage the 2017 World Series champion Houston Astros from celebrating their title at the Trump White House.
In attempting to justify an Astros’ boycott of Trump’s White House, Kellerman pointed to Nixon, collusion with Russia in the 2016 presidential election, the Constitution, FBI investigations of Trump Administration members and being on the wrong side of history. On top of all that he says his opinion is not about politics, “left or right!” It’s about being on the “wrong side of history.”
First Take’s Molly Qerim queued up Kellerman, the Ivy League lefty who, in 2016, railed against Trump for appealing to white nationalists and gaining an endorsement from the KKK. Now he’s blasting the Astros for accepting the White House invitation: