South African journalists in the Twittersphere are buzzing late tonight over new revelations about the brother of paralympic champion and accused murderer Oscar Pistorius.

Turns out that his brother, Carl, has also been charged with homicide in the traffic death of a woman biker. Like famed sibling Oscar, Carl also claims it was all a horrible accident.

The trial has been postponed until next month.

What a mess.

In other Pistorius news, the family claims several of their Twitter accounts were hacked.




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  • Spatial Awareness

    Well… now…… Interesting, very interesting. o.O

  • Frank Drebin

    Geez, does it run in this family? I don’t know anything about Carl’s defense, but it doesn’t look like Oscar’s got a leg to stand on.

    • Penny Robinson Fan Club

      Oh, shame on you sir, shame on you!

  • George Washington Mclintock

    Haven’t even gotten to the trial and he’s already sprinted to the of the head of the OJ, Rodney King, Michael Jackson, Salem Witch Trials, Lizzie Borden, Lindbergh Baby and Kobe Bryant pack. I mean, the rich, famous, handicapped, model-dating, Olympic athlete is facing a murder charge. At the same time, so is brother. AT THE SAME TIME, so is the cop who is investigating him him! That’s just for starters

    • BlueGood

      For a moment there George, I thought you were listing O’Blamo’s “Dream” Cabinet….the scuzzies…~~snort~~

  • JoH113

    What the frick. Another weird, insane sports scandal. At least no one got killed in the Manti Te’o scandal, though…

    • TocksNedlog

      Other than Manti’s career

    • GaryTheBrave

      Are you sure? You don’t see the girlfriend any more, do you?

  • Tangchung

    Pistorius brothers accused of murdering women currently resting at the family compound.
    -The Kennedy’s of South Africa.

  • TocksNedlog

    It blade-runs in the family.

  • meeester

    Oscar Pistorius case: lead investigator is facing attempted murder …

  • American Avant Garde

    Keep in mind everyone, South Africa is a thoroughly corrupt anti-white racist state.