CNN’s top-rated host, Chris Cuomo, said on Tuesday night that it “sure as hell isn’t true” that he approved the months-long deadly riots associated with Black Lives Matter and Antifa, which swept the nation after the death of George Floyd. Unfortunately, Chris Cuomo’s record says something much different.
What He’s Saying Now: On the July 6 episode of “Cuomo Prime Time,” Chris Cuomo joined his fellow CNN hosts in focusing on the six-month anniversary of the Capitol riot. Cuomo said that Republicans had downplayed the importance of the D.C. riot, in part, because they believe it pales in comparison to the BLM riots. Cuomo said on January 6 there were:
[a]round 140 officers assaulted, some very badly. This is the truth. Period! It is no less the truth because Black Lives Matter supporters committed acts of violence, too. Even if you want to believe that the media was okay with what they did — which sure as hell isn’t true on