“At first I didn’t even believe what had happened.”
“For them to see me express my beliefs as a Republican, it’s crazy to think it came down to this.”
“…allegedly confessed, telling the officer, ‘I stabbed him, I’m a psychopath'”
“…people are going to have to die.”
“The FBI has stated it was a noose over and over again. NASCAR leadership has stated it was a noose. I can confirm that.”
Let’s go to the video.
Too clever by half?
A battle in the court of public opinion
“ignorant, inhumane, & sickening”
Under the bus you go!
Still questioning the timing, though
Equal justice under the law.
“This is a slap in the face to every Jewish New Yorker.”
“Jews, Jews, Jews … give me your money!”
Nothing to see here
The man has a lot of requests
The closer you look, the worse it gets
“As the first African American woman in this role, it is disheartening to me …”
Lightfoot: “If that happened, he’s got to be held accountable.”
Chicago’s a “Trump-free zone”.
Cojones of solid brass
“This is actually making fools of all of us.”
“…the favor was to stage the attack.”
Page: Smollett has created a “conversation … to examine hate violence.”
“…the individuals responsible almost invariably say that they staged incidents to call attention to real incidents”
“Mr. Smollett is a young man of impeccable character and integrity …”
“This ain’t nothing to play with.”
“…5 of his scenes have been cut, and his musical number has been 86’d.”
Oh, what a tangled web we weave
It keeps happening.
A lack of accountability all around
“detectives have identified the persons of interest…”
“The graffiti found Thursday included swastikas…”
“He clearly was going at us…”
Probably not who you think
“It just feels like they’re coming for us.”
Deep holes, and not digging.
Plus AP: Why is no one tracking teacher vaccinations?
Pomp, circumstance, and especially Sistani.