Jussie Smollett You Screwed ‘Real’ Hate Crime Victims … Says Charles Barkley
“It’s a really bad situation for everybody involved,” Barkley told us in NYC … “There’s no winners. We’re all losers.”
Barkley has been ripping Smollett’s tale about being attacked by homophobic racists for weeks — even clowning the “Empire” actor as a liar on “Inside the NBA.”
Spoiler Alert: NO.
We asked Chuck if he thinks Jussie skated — he replied, “That’s an understatement.”
Should Jussie have gone to jail?
“I don’t think he shoulda went to jail, but it’s unfortunate.”
And, that’s when Barkley told us about the “real victims” in the Smollett saga.
“Anybody who’s gay who gets beat up, they’re the real losers … or black [people] who get beat up, they’re the real losers.”
As for Jussie, he