As we reported on Sunday, violence erupted in Baltimore over the holiday weekend, making May the deadliest month for the city since 1999:

(Hmmm… Did Prince play “1999” at his #Rally4Peace concert?)

And this “surge in violence” has independent journalist A. F. James MacArthur, a frequent critic of the Baltimore police and proprietor of the news website Baltimore Spectator, pummeling Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake for her inaction:

And then this happened:

Boom.

MacArthur retweeted these zingers as well:

Oh, and it gets worse with charges that she only cares about the wealthy areas of Baltimore:

MacArthur is also not happy that the mayor didn’t address the issue herself, instead relying on a statement from a “paid flak”:

Yep.

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