Former NBA player Rex Chapman is at it again, this time sharing a doctored clip that makes it sound like a military band is playing “Hit The Road Jack” outside the White House:
Perfect. Trump’s last day.
The Military Band right outside the White House — “Hit The Road Jack”… pic.twitter.com/B0kXDgqggB
— Rex Chapman🏇🏼 (@RexChapman) January 19, 2021
The original clip comes from CNN’s Jim Acosta:
Preps for Biden inaugural… you can hear the band playing on WH grounds. pic.twitter.com/8tBdFy1cDS
— Jim Acosta (@Acosta) January 18, 2021
A large number of verified accounts have shared the bogus clip, including David Corn of Mother Jones:
— David Corn (@DavidCornDC) January 20, 2021
And “Back to the Future” actress Lea Thompson:
NO WAY!!! AWESOME https://t.co/79OXtDNoRz
— Lea Thompson (@LeaKThompson) January 20, 2021
Full list of blue-checks sharing this tweet here.
And it’s really weird how this keeps happening with Rex’s videos, right?
Rex Chapman strikes again, this time spreading a new conspiracy theory that says voting machines switched votes to Mitch McConnell https://t.co/UWNWEsAUeM
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) December 10, 2020
ELECTION DISINFORMATION: Rex Chapman strikes again, this time with an out-of-context clip of Lindsey Graham https://t.co/BE7ZXBDK2P
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) November 1, 2020
BUSTED: Ex-NBA player Rex Chapman caught spreading a debunked hoax about the Breonna Taylor arrest warrant https://t.co/1UfBo2k2yI
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) September 24, 2020
Rex Chapman doubles down on dopey 'locked mailboxes in Burbank' conspiracy theory despite video evidence proving he's wrong https://t.co/75XVjlv0x7
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) August 17, 2020