Mayor Nutter: Not a “Knockout Game” Fan

“Disgusting and inexcusable behavior.”

Turns out Mayor Nutter isn’t such a fan of the “knockout game.”

The Inquirer reports:

Mayor Nutter, hoping to forestall the spread of random assaults and the so-called knockout game in Philadelphia, urged youths and parents Monday to consider the consequences of such attacks.

“First and foremost, this is disgusting and inexcusable behavior,” Nutter said at an evening news conference at City Hall.

He vowed that anyone caught participating in “this current rash of stupidity” would be caught and prosecuted.

It’s not quite an “idiots and assholes” moment—but one more attack and you can probably expect to find the mayor in a church pulpit on Sunday.




Of course, that's if you believe the knockout game is real. The New York times suggested over the weekend that it's an "urban myth."

If it's real, then I think we should trace it to Andy Samberg's SNL days.

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  • Jane Yavis

    With nary an original thought, this has been the assigned Talk Radio Comment for the week. A stern lecture on how “Legitimate” Mainstream Media should report such crimes completes the assignment. .
    Facts be damned, there is nothing that brings up the ratings of Stepford Style Talk Radio than another classic controlled , “Meaningful Dialogue” regarding Race in America.

    • Olpe Murphy

      Wow, looks like the media drained your brain

  • Olpe Murphy

    “First and foremost, this is disgusting and inexcusable behavior,” Nutter said at an evening news conference at City Hall.

    Actually, it’s premeditated racist murder. Perps should be killed without trial, and anyone who thinks this is laughable and views it on Youtube should be prosecuted and imprisoned for a few years.

    He vowed that anyone caught participating in “this current rash of stupidity” would be caught and prosecuted.

    This is not “stupidity.” It is purposeful, premeditated murder, and criminal racist violence.

    I have seen enough examples of this to believe it is not a “myth.” Of course, the racist media is ignoring it.