Quantcast

NBC Reporter Slammed for Saying ‘Americans Can Afford Inflation’

'While nobody likes to spend more, on average, we have the money to do so. Household savings hit a record high over the pandemic...'

It’s no secret that inflation has been rising, but NBC reporter Stephanie Ruhle has shared the “dirty little secret” that Americans can afford rising prices without issue.

On NBC’s Sunday Today show, Ruhle was asked how much farther she was anticipating inflation to rise and when Americans may expect prices to go back down.

Instead of answering this question, Ruhle went on to ask people to “put [inflation] in perspective” and continued to say how Americans can afford to pay higher prices:

“While nobody likes to spend more, on average, we have the money to do so. Household savings hit a record high over the pandemic,” Ruhle said.

...article continued below
- Advertisement -

“We’re expecting retail sales this holiday season to break records. For those who own their homes, the value of our homes are up,” she added. “And, while the stock market isn’t the economy, you’ve got over half of American households with some investment in the market and the markets have hit record highs.”

Ruhle went on to state that the wide availability of the COVID vaccine has increased demand, therefore pushing up pricing.

While mainstream media gaslighting is nothing new—and often took the form of specious attack-dog journalism during the administration of former President Donald Trump, as with the Russia hoax that many now admit was an “egregious” error—the obsequious attempts to lay cover for the failures of the Biden administration are equally embarassing.

A shining example of these was manifested in the conservative phrase “Let’s go Brandon” after a reporter covering a NASCAR event appeared to mishear the crowd chanting “F*** Joe Biden.”

...article continued below
- Advertisement -

The latter phrase became so popular as a stand-in that it is now getting censored in its own right.

Many took to Twitter as well in response t o Ruhle’s overly rosy propaganda.

Headline USA’s Ben Sellers contributed to this report.

- Advertisement -

TRENDING NOW

Alleged Cultural Inclusiveness of ‘Latinx’ Lingo Costing Democrat Voters

Despite the best efforts of Democrats, social justice gadflies, and academic elitists to mainstream the concocted term "Latinx," a new poll showed that a significant...

California’s Woke Math Curriculum Gets Failing Grades, Harming Education

Over 700 mathematicians and scientists signed a letter denouncing the California Mathematics Framework, a “woke” approach to math instituted by the state, as bad...

Chris Cuomo Hires Lawyer to File Suit Against CNN For Dismissal

After being fired by CNN for a presumed violation of journalistic ethics, and possibly sexual harassment, Chris Cuomo didn’t take much time to hire...

COVID Czars Eyeing Virus Mutants for More Control

(Headline USA) As the omicron coronavirus variant spreads in southern Africa and pops up in countries all around the world, scientists are anxiously watching...

Ambush Attacks on Police Skyrocket in Wake of Leftist Defund Movement

In a year that saw radical leftist elites and woke-washed politicians wailing about the need to defund police departments, an appallingly high number of...

Failed Obama Foreign Policy Looms Over Biden and Putin Talks

(Headline USA) President Joe Biden is ready to warn Vladimir Putin during a video call that Russia will face economy-jarring sanctions if it invades...

Survivors Gather to Remember Those Lost at Pearl Harbor

(Headline USA) A few dozen survivors of Pearl Harbor are expected to gather at the site of the Japanese bombing 80 years ago to...

Rep. Castro: AT&T & Discovery Merger Will Hurt Diversity

(Headline USA) Congressional Democrats are raising concerns that the proposed merger of Discovery and AT&T's WarnerMedia, a $43 billion effort to conquer the world...

Fired CNN Anchor Chris Cuomo Quits SiriusXM Show Too

(Associated Press) Fired CNN anchor Chris Cuomo said he's dropping his SiriusXM radio show, a decision that followed a sexual harassment allegation. "While I have...
- Advertisement -