President Donald Trump recently called North Korean strongman Kim Jong-un a “smart cookie” and that he would be “honored” to meet with him. Was he going too far with this apparent praise of someone at the helm of what’s widely regarded as a psychotic, despotic regime? Republican strategist Scottie Nell Hughes and civil rights attorney Misty Marris join “News with Ed” to debate the appropriateness and possible motives behind Trump’s scandalous admission.

Ed Schultz is an American television and radio host, a liberal political commentator, and a former sports broadcaster. He was the host of The Ed Show, a weekday news talk program on MSNBC, and The Ed Schultz Show, a talk radio show, nationally syndicated by Dial Global. Ed has won three Eric Sevareid Awards and has managed and been lead talent for a broadcast team that has won two Marconis and a prestigious Peabody Award. Ed has been named one of the top ten radio hosts in the country by Talkers Magazine for a number of years. Ed Schultz has been a nominee by Syndicated News/Talk Personality of the year by Radio & Records.