This is one of those cases where we’re so glad to have the video because we thought for sure people had to be overstating what they saw. But no; here’s ESPN analyst J. A. Adande responding to criticism of China’s human rights violations by saying there’s some “cognitive dissonance” going on — who are we to criticize China when some states are conducting an “assault on voting rights.”

Dear God … “Director of Sports Journalism, Northwestern University.”

This is just unbelievable. Just enjoy the games, because China’s no worse than the U.S.