As we told you last night, actor Johnny Depp asked a crowd (to many cheers) “when was the last time an actor assassinated a president?” The New York Times helped Depp explain away the awful comments, and Twitter’s summary of why Depp is trending seems to leave out some basic information:

A lot of people noticed the downplaying of Depp’s comments:

Would that summary have been the same if a right-leaning actor made the same comment about a Democrat president? #RhetoricalQuestions