How far would Jussie have taken his theatrical BS? Mike McDaniel has a possible answer
Just how much immunity from the consequences of one’s actions does being Black, gay, and a pal of the Obamas buy?
CNN—The two Trump supporting white supremacists picked out of a police lineup by Empire actor Jussie Smollett were sentenced to 25 years in prison Tuesday. Cook County prosecutor Kim Foxx said. “It is a great day for social justice. We will not tolerate white supremacy in Chigago. Long live the resistance.”
Convicted felons John Jones and Sam Smith have maintained their innocence despite the overwhelming evidence provided by Smollett, who was seen to shed a tear as the sentence was handed down. “I’m just glad they’ll never have the chance to do to another tuna sandwich carrying, gay, black actor what they did to me,” he said in an MSNBC interview.
Representative Maxine Waters, speaking at a resistance rally, blamed President Trump: “White supremacy is on the march in this country, and it’s all Trump’s fault! We are not going to let the racists win!”
Rep. Rashida Tlaib, speaking to a group of supporters outside her House office noted, for the second time: “we’re going to impeach the mother f****r!”
That’s the way it could have gone—would have gone—if the Chicago police were less professional, if the Democrat machine got to them just a little earlier. Instead, it went this way:
Go read it all. I have wondered what Jussoe would have done if two people he knew were innocent had been arrested and charged.