Michael Brooks is filling in for Sam Seder today on the Majority Report. In this clip, we watch a classic Katrina Pierson move: a HARD pivot during a conversation—so hard that no one knows what she’s talking about and sometimes people just give up. Which…makes it a semi-effective strategy. It also pushes people like Angela Rye to lose their minds attempting a coherent response, despite the fact that the topic is subject to change mid-response.

Michael Brooks is the co-host of 2 Dope Boys & a Podcast, and a contributor and host of Michael Mondays on the Majority Report. He appears regularly as an analyst on outlets including The Young Turks, Al Jazeera, CCTV, Huffpost Live and Ring of Fire. His writing has appeared in the Washington Post, Al Monitor and PSFK. Read more at Michaeljamalbrooks.com