Comedy Central's Larry Wilmore Slams Fox News For Falsely Blaming "Black Lives Matter For The War On CopsThat Doesn't Actually Exist"
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From the September 15 edition of Comedy Central's The Nightly Show With Larry Wilmore:
WILMORE: I guess it turns out that the real truth is that 2015 is shaping up to be one of the safest years for police ever. And not only are they dying in lower numbers, but they are also being attacked less. Well wait a minute, that doesn't make sense. So overall, attacks on police are way down but yet the perception of the American people's gun attacks on police going up? Okay, you may be wondering how that happens. The answer? Magic. And the magician? Fox News.
There it is, there it is. Now in case you missed the trick, they just blamed Black Lives Matter for the war on cops that doesn't actually exist. But now, okay, this is where it gets good. Now that Fox has established that the fake war on cops is the fault of Black Lives Matter, that is now the reality. We don't question it. The next technique is to cherry pick moments from the BLM movement to help Fox prove their experts' fake theories.