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"The View" co-host Sunny Hostin criticized Joe Biden for fist bumping Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during a recent visit to Saudi Arabia.
The U.S. President visited Saudi Arabia to beg for oil and to improve relations between the two countries.
Biden fist bumped Mohammed after he landed in Saudi Arabia.
Mohammed allegedly ordered the 2018 assassination of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
"This is a murderer. You don't normalize a murderer by this fist bump," Sunny Hostin said during Monday’s episode. "It was the photo op that he wanted and we've normalized these relationships."
Hostin said the fist bump was an "unforced error" on Biden's part.
She continued, "I think this is bad no matter how you look at it, and we shouldn't be here saying, 'Well Trump did it so it's okay that Biden did it.' It's just not okay in my view. I understand he was there because of the oil prices, I understand that we should be taxing American oil companies that are gouging Americans, that's really what we should be doing."
On a positive note, gas prices dropped to $4 a gallon in the United States after hitting a record of $5.02 a gallon on June 14.
The View co-hosts Sunny Hostin and Ana Navarro were asked to leave the set after both tested positive for Covid-19.
Hostin and Navarro were escorted off camera by ABC Studio security after leaving the set.
The embarrassing incident occurred live on the air on Friday, Sept. 24, just seconds before welcoming Vice President Kamala Harris onstage for an interview.
Reportedly, the co-hosts were asked to leave by Secret Service agents.
The View's hosts are all fully vaccinated, but they can still contract and spread the virus to others.
"Ana and Sunny have to leave," Joy Behar told the national TV audience. "And we'll tell you why in a couple minutes.
"Shall I introduce the vice-president?" she asked a producer. "Okay, vice-president — no? Okay, shall we dance? Let's do a tap dance. Since this is gonna be a major news story any minute now."
After the break, Behar explained why Hostin and Navarro were booted off the set -- because they tested positive for Covid.
"No matter how hard we try, these things happen. They probably have a breakthrough case, and they'll be okay, I'm sure, because they're both vaccinated up the wazoo, you know, a lot of vaccines."
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