First we had Freddie Gray:
Then this and that in various threads. But now it’s all the rats in Baltimore and how that proves Trump is a racist or something.
What it’s really about is how Trump can control the topic of discussion. But let’s not ignore Baltimore. Because, for now at least, we can’t help ourselves. At least we can give it a thread all its own, for housekeeping purposes. Eventually this will be replaced by another shiny outrage thing, but for now it’s wall to wall Baltimore.
Here’s Newsweek admitting the problem is local corruption:
bojack put this in another thread, but let’s mirror it here:
Amd jdsmith gave us: