A Philly Cop Weighs in on the Ray Rice Video

"Seeing it is always a different story."

One of our favorite Philly cops is Detective Joe Murray, one of the bright shining gems of the Philly Twittersphere. He’s weighing in this morning on the release of the Ray Rice video, showing definitively — and brutally — how he knocked out his fiancee at the Revel last February with a vicious punch.

Here’s the detective on why the video is such a sensation — we all knew this had happened, right? — and what it means:

And finally, from elsewhere in the Twittersphere, this: