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Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Another clueless reporter is *shocked* that the Jussie Smollett story turned out to be a hoax. There's been much commentary in the past few days about the MSM's lack of critical thinking skills in covering not only the Jussie Smollett "hate crime" fairy tale, but a number of other bogus stories as well.

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The "narrative" only seemed "cut-and-dry" to people who were looking at the case through lenses clouded by their anti-Trump bias. It seemed made up to those of us who noticed that Smollett's allegations were outlandish, implausible, and riddled with inconsistencies from the get-go.

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It's those people who are vested in the racist narrative. No matter how much evidence that gets put forward that blatant racist attacks like this do not happen, there are those who must keep the narrative going to stay alive or remain relevant in their circle of influence. This actor is one of those.

#1 | Posted by boaz at 2019-02-19 08:52 AM | Reply

I thought RCade banned PJ media from the DR

#2 | Posted by PunchyPossum at 2019-02-19 08:53 AM | Reply

#2,

He may have..

#3 | Posted by boaz at 2019-02-19 08:59 AM | Reply

--#2 | Posted by PunchyPossum a

Why? It's a lot better than buzzfeed and lot of leftist sources. Maybe you should escape your bubble and read some contrary sources now and then.

#4 | Posted by nullifidian at 2019-02-19 09:07 AM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

Because they are so probable.

#5 | Posted by fresno500 at 2019-02-19 10:03 AM | Reply

#5,

That's the thing, they are not probable. Hate crimes with violence rarely happen, especially like what this guy alleges happened to him.

#6 | Posted by boaz at 2019-02-19 10:53 AM | Reply | Funny: 1 | Newsworthy 2

BS. give it 30 days. it will be true somewhere.

#7 | Posted by fresno500 at 2019-02-19 11:37 AM | Reply

#7 - Spoken by a true ----------- with too much hate in her soul.

#8 | Posted by Spork at 2019-02-19 01:44 PM | Reply | Newsworthy 1

Old Chinese curse:"May you live in interesting times". Oh yes everyone who disagrees with me has to be wrong therefore evil, how Juvenal. I have watched the polarization grow for two decades. Do you want to communicate an idea or virtue signal by casting mindless labels. Do you really want to fight? The left reminds me of Charles and his Caviler court going up against a bunch of Round heads led by some bible thumper named Cromwell. You might like to know how that turned out.

#9 | Posted by docnjo at 2019-02-19 04:06 PM | Reply | Funny: 1

Because they are a bunch of dumb libs full of Trump hate.

#10 | Posted by Sniper at 2019-02-20 10:39 AM | Reply

They believe because they want to.

#11 | Posted by MSgt at 2019-02-20 01:30 PM | Reply

Haters gotta hate, hate, hate...

#12 | Posted by MSgt at 2019-02-20 01:30 PM | Reply

Wait, there was one hoax attack and the MSM keeps falling for it?

You're funny Boaz!

#13 | Posted by IndianaJones at 2019-02-20 01:39 PM | Reply

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