Ex-Minneapolis cop Derek Chauvin, who was seen on video kneeling on the neck of George Floyd, was charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter.
The Good News: Derek Chauvin arrested for #GeorgeFloydMurder
The Bad News: There's still a 50-50 chance our POTUS decides Chauvin got a raw deal & brings him onstage at campaign events. - John Fugelsang
The World Is A Safer Place Without
- CNN's Omar Jimenez Describes Arrest Minutes After Release: 'I Am Thankful That it Happened on Live TV'
- Minnesota Gov. Apologizes to Jeff Zucker and CNN for Arresting Omar Jimenez
- Minneapolis Mayor Calls Out Trump's Tweet Threatening Protesters: ‘Weakness Is Pointing Your Finger at Somebody Else’
- Second Video of George Floyd Arrest Reportedly Showing Multiple Police Officers Kneeling on Him
Now would be a good time to give Colin Kaepernick his job back. - Meena Harris
Kudos To Twitter!
For the second time, Twitter flagged a message from President Trump with a warning, saying that his post-midnight tweet calling for the military to shoot protesters in Minneapolis was “glorifying violence.”
Nation Astonished by Spectacle of Twitter Management Demonstrating Responsibility. - Andy Borowitz
The problem with the Minneapolis protesters is that they are looting local stores for household goods and not an entire country for millions of dollars - Sarah Cooper
- Ted Cruz Calls for Criminal Investigation of Twitter: ‘Willfully And Openly Violates the Law’
- Trump severs U.S. ties with WHO, then blasts China
- OAN Asks Kayleigh McEnany if Trump Would 'Welcome' Defamation Suit From Scarborough
- Kayleigh McEnany Declares War on Twitter: They 'Targeted' the President of the United States
- Mike Pence sparks outrage with comments on George Floyd: ‘You raging hypocrite’
- Flynn urged Russian ambassador to take 'reciprocal' actions, transcripts show
Trump asked the black community “what do you have to lose?” in voting for him. Turns out, your life. - Anthony Scaramucci
My God, The Cop Who Murdered George Floyd Worked With Him
A former Minneapolis club owner has said that both George Floyd and the fired police officer in whose custody Floyd died Monday used to work security at her club...
I have an idea, it's kind of radical so bear with me here, also I don't know if anybody else has thought of it, but: What if the police stopped murdering black people? - Stonekettle
Biden spoke with George Floyd's family and talked about addressing police violence and racism. Trump watched Fox and Friends and whined about Twitter. There's your election choice. - The Rude Pundit
Rock The Voter News
- Obama on George Floyd's death: 'It can't be normal' in America
- 'Act of brutality': Biden decries George Floyd death
- Biden calls for 'real leadership' after Trump alludes to violence after police killing
In case you’re wondering what Hillary Clinton is doing today, she’s raising money for Sybrina Fulton, Trayvon Martin’s mom who is running for Miami-Dade County Commission. - Adam Parkhomenko
- Oil jumps nearly 90% in May to $35, registering best month on record
- Mark Zuckerberg silent as Trump uses Facebook and Instagram to threaten 'looting' will lead to 'shooting'
- Coronavirus sinks U.S. consumer spending; savings hit record high
- Behind the Scenes of Twitter Team's Controversial Decision to Fact-Check Trump: We Knew 'All Hell Would Break Loose'
- Costa Rica extends coronavirus border restrictions until June 30
Biden should just tweet, “Yeah, I’ll undo that” every time Trump makes a ridiculous desperation move now. - Schooley
Kylie & Kris Jenner Performed Plastic Surgery On Financial Documents, Apparently
Kylie Jenner is no longer a billionaire, according to Forbes... Forbes' Chase Peterson-Withorn and Madeline Berg reported this week that Jenner and her mother, Kris Jenner, inflated their wealth in documents they provided to the publication about Jenner's personal wealth and her company's revenue.
God is looking down on humans right now thinking, “Damn. Maybe I should try dinosaurs again?” - Conan O'Brien
I need to put food on my family.