Certain Republicans have been hectic distancing themselves from Trump’s onetime safarus chairwoman Paul Manafort after he was sentenced to 47 months in prison for levy and bank fraud.
But Seth Meyers isn’t buying it. On Late Night, Meyers rent into the Manafort case, expending a citation from The Office to describe Republicans’ posture toward Manafort.
“Manafort wasn’t a marginal figure in Trump’s orbit, he was the President’s campaign chairman, ” Meyers said. “And yet Republican talk about him like he was assistant to the regional manager.”
Meyers is certainly invoking the made-up entitlement given to Dwight Schrute by Michael Scott in The Office . em>