Jean-Luc Mélenchon did not hesitate to tackle Eric Zemmour many times on the set of Face à Baba this Thursday, January 27.
He was in good shape. The emblematic host of C8 is used to receiving celebrities but also anonymous people on the set of Do not touch My TV. During the broadcasts, he also talks about the presidential elections and launched the show Facing Baba. It was on November 16 that he kicked off and for the occasion, he received Eric Zemmour. The polemicist came debate with ten speakers and, for the issue of this Thursday, January 27, it was Jean-Luc Mélenchon who was present. However, the candidate was facing the polemicist and the two men were not kind to each other. “You didn’t come in front of me to be petted“, first launched Jean-Luc Mélenchon before adding: “I have every intention of chopping you up“. A line that greatly amused the set but not the principal concerned. “I don’t have such alarming intentions towards you. I’m here to debate“, he assured in front of a Jean-Luc Mélenchon who affirms, without a doubt: “Me, I won’t miss you“, he concluded.
They had come back up. On the set of Facing Baba, the two candidates for the next presidential elections do not hesitate to tackle each other, without language of wood. “You belong to a sect, it’s not possible to talk like that“, launched Jean-Luc Mélenchon before adding: “Most of the great men of enlightenment were themselves believers“. To which Eric Zemmour retorted: “It depends which ones. So stop your niceties.” Determined to be heard, Jean-Luc Mélenchon continues: “You are full of hatred and you reject part of the French people so you are a sect, a small group“. If the two men quickly lost their calm, this debate nevertheless seemed to be off to a good start. When the polemicist arrived, Jean-Luc Mélenchon was relaxed. “It undoubtedly represents a current in this country, we cannot say the contrary, it is enough to look at the results of opinion polls“, he assured before adding: “We are in a democracy, my duty is to confront him because we are on two radically opposed positions“, continued the candidate before declaring that he however”things to blame” to the polemicist.
Jean-Luc Mélenchon: why is he facing Eric Zemmour?
If the debate between Jean-Luc Mélenchon and Eric Zemmour is a little tense, it is however the choice of the candidate. “There will be debates. And we said to ourselves, why not put Éric Zemmour on the first face to face, facing Jean-Luc Mélenchon”, explained Cyril Hanouna in the Hour of the Pros this day. According to him, it is also a “wish of Jean-Luc Mélenchon, who wanted to debate with Eric Zemmour”, he continued. Subsequently, he clarified that Jean-Luc Mélenchon was ready to debate with other political figures. “He also wants to come face to face with Marine Le Pen, Valérie Pécresse…”, concluded the host.
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