Here Are All The Celebrities, Politicians, And Media Who Fell For The Fake Jussie Smollett Hate Crime

Jussie Smollett was finally brought to justice today, and the Chief of Police held a press conference in which he completely ripped into Jussie and revealed more details about his scheme. We’ll probably do a followup on the insane details as they continue to come out, but it’s pretty wild.

Look at all those cops man. They are PISSED!! And why wouldn’t they be? Chicago is the deadliest city in America. The city has an epidemic of black on black violence, which ironically is what Jussie’s story turned out to be another example of. And they wasted all this time on a silver spooned celebrity, born into wealth, given every privilege imaginable to attain the life of a millionaire, because he wanted to be a victim so he could blame it on a President he despises.

Anyway, as much as I blame Smollett I equally blame the people who believed him. And the mere fact that people believed him, while immediately casting shame on the Covington Kids and Brett Kavanaugh, is once again proof that white privilege isn’t a real thing. But gay black privilege certainly is, which is why he has been so coddled up until this point. Jussie lied because he knew his privilege would make people support him. Jussie Smollett lied because he knows we live in a society where people WANT to believe a story like this, despite its cartoonish nature. He knew there would be an army of blue checkmarked celebrities, media members, and politicians who would take up his cause for him. They should not get a free pass.

For the most part hardly anyone is defending him anymore. There may be a few outliers like the producer of Empire:

But that’s it. A lot of people have speculated that the left will embrace him and turn him into a martyr now, but I don’t think that’s going to happen. People on the left are really good at eating their own, and throwing each other under the bus for their own personal gain. Most of them turned on Ralph Northam, Al Franken, Justin Fairfax, John Conyers, Harvey Weinstein, and a plethora of other liberals who violated their core principles. Jussie Smollett is toxic from this point forward, and the smart ones will keep their distance.

I won’t forget though. The last few months have made me extremely conservative. From Kavanaugh, to Covington, to Smollett, it’s clear that if we handed the country to these psychopaths on the left we would be living in a country where mob rule runs the show. In all three of these incidents they formed online mobs to destroy innocent people (Kavanaugh, teenage boys, and in Smollett’s case all Trump voters). The thought of what they could do with complete power is scary. Trump might say stupid things, but I’ll take that any day of the week over these psychopaths.

With that said, let’s look back on how blue checkmarked liberals reacted to the Jussie Smollett hoax, which any rational person would’ve realized was a hoax from the beginning. I’m going to start with politicians, since ultimately they have the most influence. Then I’ll do the media and celebrities, who because of their large followings on social media have the ability to influence public opinion. We will look at who has taken their tweets down (hardly anyone) and who has commented on it publicly (hardly anyone). It shows you just how full of shit these people really are.

Let’s start with the Presidential candidates, who used this hoax as a way to attack Trump – the man they are trying to dethrone.

Corey Booker called it a modern day lynching.

Now he’s saying he wants to wait until we have all the “facts,” even though we do, and even though he didn’t need facts when the story first came out.

Kamala Harris is the leading democratic candidate right now.

She pretended like she had never heard of this the other day when asked and had to turn to a staffer. She has not condemned it, but did go on Trevor Noah last night.

Don’t worry though – he didn’t question her about it.

Bernie said it was an example of “surging hostility toward minorities.”

He has not commented since, and has not been asked about it by any reporters.

In 2012 Joe Biden said that Mitt Romney was going to “put y’all back in chains” while speaking to a black audience. As a white guy from Delaware running against women and minorities he will have to prove that he’s one of the “good ones” by constantly virtue signaling like this.

He has not been asked about this by any reporters and has not commented on it since. Imagine letting someone this impulsive near the nuclear button?

Kirsten Gillibrand said it was just one of “too many hate crimes against LGBTQ people and people of color.”

Now she says she’s waiting on facts.

Facts that she did not need when it was useful in attacking Trump.

Adam Schiff is the Congressman leading the Russian inquiry into Trump. He said that Jussie “was the victim of a horrific attack.”

Not alleged either. It definitely happened. His tweet has since been deleted and he has not commented on it. It was useful to spread fear and help him politically, but it wouldn’t be useful to call out fake hate crimes. And this is the man we are supposed to trust to conduct an honest investigation into the Trump administration? These people are incompetent.

The Speaker of the House said this.

And again, it’s been deleted and she has not commented on it.

AOC, the Congresswoman with more Twitter followers, and arguably more influence than any other democrat, attacked people who used words like “possibly” and were skeptical, and said it WAS a racist and homophobic attack.

Don’t expect to hear anything from her.

Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib, the “fresh new face” who said, “we’re going to impeach that mother fucker” when referring to Trump, said that “dangerous lies spewing from the right wing is killing and hurting people.”

Now that it’s been proven that it’s a hoax she has not said anything. Nor has Congressman Mark Takano.

New York congressman Eric Swalwell said that hate crimes are “more frequent” (a lie), and that we must “reject speech” coming form right wingers.

In other words, he was using this fake hate crime as an excuse to silence political speech. This is why you’re insane if you would even consider voting for a democrat in 2020. Because these people are looking for ways to spread lies in order to strip you of your liberties.

He hasn’t commented on falling for the hoax, but he did post this yesterday.

He tweeted this less than 1/10 of a mile away from a Starbucks. Thank you for your service.

The media, which is supposed to report the news, did the opposite instead. They opined based on their own personal narratives. Jamil Smith works for Rolling Stone, which a few years ago wrote a blatantly made up column accusing a Virginia fraternity of gang raping a woman who made the whole thing up for attention. He called the imaginary attack on Smollett “terrorism.”

This is what Rolling Stone does to innocent people. Instead of owning it today he blamed the Chicago Police for killing unarmed civilians.

And he also blamed “cowards” who are less likely to believe unbelievable stories like this moving forward.

April Ryan, who called Trump a racist months ago when he wouldn’t take her question at a press conference, had this to say.

She has reported that it was a hoax, but she has not offered an apology for immediately opining that what happened to Smollett was a hate crime.

Onto the celebrities.

Let me start with Sophia Bush.

I pick her because she was an actress on the hit show Chicago PD. The real Chicago PD wasted countless man hours on this hoax when they could’ve been protecting the people of Chicago.

Al Sharpton has made a career out of this, and initially demanded that Trump denounce the attackers.

To his credit he is now saying Smollett must be held accountable.

However, he has not held himself accountable, or offered an apology for blindly believing a story that was not even remotely plausible to begin with.

Other liberal celebrities who took the hoax at face value, used it to attack conservatives, and have not apologized or even commented on it since include Katy Perry.

Emma Watson.

Kelly from The Office.

Andy Cohen.

Who instead of apologizing retweeted another lie about fake hate crimes not being common.

This is just patently untrue. We published a blog yesterday listing 72 documented fake hate crimes in the last 2 years alone. There are hundreds, if not thousands more, and there is no data that shows that 21,000 real hate crimes occurred during that time period.

Ellen piled on.

As did the ACLU.

Black Lives Matter activist Deray McKisson obviously didn’t miss out.

He also slammed the local Chicago media who investigated this relentlessly, and blamed them for getting their information from (gasp) police.

Because using your influence to tell people not to trust the police is a responsible thing to do.

Shaun “Wack Panther” King was out there spreading misinformation like he always does, and even doing some investigating of his own.

He took all of these tweets down and has not commented on it since.

Justin Mikita had this to say.

But instead of learning from it he’s chosen to retweet that you should always jump to conclusions, as long as you can justify it in the name of “empathy and compassion.”

These people didn’t believe it because they’re empathetic or compassionate. They believed it because they hate Trump.

Fellow actor Tarell McCraney used the fake hate crime to turn himself into a potential victim.

Even though he couldn’t possibly be safer. He has not commented since, nor has Rosie O’Donnell.

Or George Takei.

“Transgender” blue checkmark Nico Tortorella said that anyone wearing a MAGA hat was responsible for attacking Jussie.

No apology or comment since. Kind of like Mark Hamill.

Viola Davis.

Ava Duvarney.

She is one of the rare celebrities who has commented, and has chosen not to believe the facts that are clear as day in front of her because….fuck the po-lease.

Black Panther Chadwick Boseman chimed in.

As did Gabrielle Union.

Kathy Griffin, an actual psychopath, predictably fell for it.

And hilariously said that white people like her “need to make our voices louder and stand taller for our minority brothers and sisters.”

Did you read that black people? Please compliment her. She desperately wants to know that you saw that. She has not commented on the hoax since.

Terry Crews, the fakest dude in Hollywood, a man who has built his career on toxic masculinity and now pretends to abhor it, called that attack the definition of toxic masculinity.

He’s right. There is no such thing as toxic masculinity, just like there was no such thing as the attack.

Shonda Rhimes insist that we REPORT THEM TO THE POLICE.

Oh, I know the answer to that one – it was Jussie Smollett.

Eugene Yang spread lies.

Olivia Munn spread lies.

She has since been on Ellen, who shockingly did not ask her about it since she also fell for the lie.

Ellen Page put on by far the most theatrical performance of them all.

All a lie, and she has not commented since because a hoax is not useful to her hatred towards Mike Pence.

Billy Eichner said there is “no part of me that doubts that Trump and MAGA culture have encouraged and emboldened these types of attacks.”

And said he wasn’t rooting for the Patriots because Tom Brady is MAGA, and likely supports hate crimes.

He did take this one down though:

Which means he’s aware of the others and is choosing to keep them up.

Rob Reiner is one of the few that has taken his down.

He hasn’t commented but he has picked up right where he left off.

And he will fall for the next one too.

Cher is completely insane, which means she’ll probably be speaking at the DNC in 2020.

John Legend, the wokest of the woke, shared his love for Jussie.

He hasn’t commented yet, but he has been on Ellen, who once again did not ask him about Jussie Smollett.

Vivica Fox hasn’t commented since this.

Nor has Jemele Hill.

Reese Witherspoon took her tweet down but has not commented since.

Just like Tyler Perry.

And this guy is my personal favorite.

Literally going to burn houses down based on a lie.

None of these people have learned anything from this. Maybe Alyssa Milano has because she’s literally dumber than your average 3rd grader, and really might not know that fake hate crimes are a thing.

The rest of them do, and are intentionally avoiding talking about it because they’re so obsessed with Trump that they can’t concede that they were duped by a charlatan who played them like a fiddle. You can vote however you please in 2020, but I truly fear living in a society where psychopaths like this are in charge. They act on impulses and are willing to destroy innocent people (mostly white conservative men) in order to advance their own careers.


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