Earlier today NY Gov. Andrew Cuomo held a press conference where he blamed anybody and everybody not named “Cuomo” for all the backlash he’s getting after it was reported that an aide said the governor’s office hid nursing home data from the federal government.

After the press conference and during a Q & A with reporters, Cuomo was asked a question that he answered in a way that sparked a whole lot of reactions like this:

Cuomo was asked about the state legislature (where even Democrats aren’t buying what he’s trying to sell) possibly issuing subpoenas and/or rescinding his emergency powers. Cuomo responded this way:

There’s a line in the Stallone movie Judge Dredd that sounds a lot like how Cuomo’s coming across: “I never broke the law — I AM THE LAW!”

Weird how that played out, isn’t it?

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