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LeBron James Irresponsibly Tries to Ruin Police Officer’s Life With Tweet

LeBron James is a buffoon. For years, he has used his power and incomplete information to tell his worshippers the country is evil. Today, he used that power, that platform, to spread a lie and put a police officer in danger. LeBron tweeted to his 50 million followers a full photo of the police officer* who fatally shot Ma’Khia Bryant in Ohio, saying the officer is “next.” By “next,” he means a prison sentence for perhaps the rest of his life, a la Derek Chauvin. What LeBron fails to mention, or probably does not even know, is that the officer shot Bryant to save the life of the girl she was about to stab and kill. The officer did his job. LeBron James has now deleted the tweet calling for the cop to be arrested for shooting the woman armed with a knife, but don’t worry. The internet is forever. I blurred out the officer’s face on purpose. pic.twitter.com/dbv5dPrZ87 — David Hookstead (@dhookstead) April 21, 2021 Did you even watch the video, bud? He shot a woman armed with a knife trying to kill an unarmed person! Here’s his perspective. This is even more shameful than you shutting up and […]

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Written by Bobby Burack

Bobby Burack covers media, politics, and sports at OutKick.