Baltimore Sun crime reporter Justin Fenton posted a rather amusing video of Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake earlier this morning where she defends her leadership of the city during the Freddie Gray riots in April.
According to the mayor, you see, she did a really good job because the riots only occurred for “few hours on one day” and other cities “would love to have that record.”
Is she delusional? Watch for yourself:
Selective memory at play, because we remember the unrest lasting for days:
And if the riot wasn’t any big deal, why the week-long curfew? A. F. James MacArthur of the Baltimore Spectator tweets: