Joe Budden Calls BS On Jussie Smollett’s Story: "Show Me Footage & I am going to Shut The F*ck Up"
The State Of The Culture crew sat down to debate Jussie Smollett's highly-publicized assault. Joe Budden begins by summing up the case: Jussie Smollett "was allegedly brutally attacked lately in Chicago by 'MAGA terrorists.' They broke his ribs, they put a noose about his neck, they poured bleach him and known as him derogatory names. The FBI is on the case now nevertheless it has confirmed letter was beforehand despatched to a FOX studio that contained threatening language and a powdery substance stated to be Tylenol."
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His co-hosts provided their insights citing the latest enhance of hate crimes within the United States and the way incidents involving celebrities are certain to realize extra consideration though comparable occasions are continuously occurring to others. The undeniable fact that the authorized authorities haven't launched video proof of the assault, nevertheless, was known as into query.
Budden expressed probably the most skepticism. He couldn't envision a black man preserving a noose round his neck for 45 minutes after being attacked in such a way. He additionally stated the observe despatched by FOX regarded doubtful too "like some bullsh*t I noticed in Austin Powers." The rapper clarified that he does consider the assault occurred, however he questions the context contemplating his mistrust for Hollywood.
"Famous wealthy folks, when dangerous issues occur and so they wish to cowl the story as a result of well-known folks to fuck shit typically like people," Joe remarked, "You cowl the story to guard your picture, your likeness and your profession."
He fears the story could also be preying on the feelings of the neighborhood, a priority that was previously voiced by Azealia Banks. "I am ready for footage. Just present me footage and I am going to shut the fuck up," he added.