On his show last night, Don Lemon wondered aloud if maybe Jussie Smollett got bad advice and it’s really “not his fault” that he gave all those interviews that will now be used to nuke him in real court as well as the “court of public opinion”:

Literally “not his fault” was spoken:

Lemon is also worried because now Sean Hannity, Tucker Carlson and President Trump are going to “eat Jussie Smollett’s lunch every single second”:


This is embarrassing. Why is CNN even letting Lemon cover this, especially since they are friends and have been texting back and forth during all of this?

And this is evergreen: