Actor Don Cheadle took to Twitter tonight in outrage over NBC News deceptively editing the 911 tape in the Trayvon Martin case to make George Zimmerman sound racist.!/IamDonCheadle/status/187691636342538240!/IamDonCheadle/status/187692188606533633

After those three tweets Cheadle retweeted this tweet from @MarconiRebus.!/MarconiRebus/status/187692167484022788

Cheadle then went back to pointing out how awful NBC’s editing of the 911 tapes were and how important the slight is. He even seemed to agree that NBC was trying to forward a specific narrative at the cost of the facts.!/IamDonCheadle/status/187693962549673984!/IamDonCheadle/status/187694560221204481

He also didn’t buy any defenses of NBC put up by some of his followers.!/IamDonCheadle/status/187695319016947714

Cheadle even suggested NBC demote the person responsible for the edit.!/IamDonCheadle/status/187696301587185664

He expressed his concern that what NBC did might damage the chances that justice is done in the case.!/IamDonCheadle/status/187697045090476032

The actor finished off his spot on criticism of NBC News with an endorsement of the principles that the American justice system is based on.!/IamDonCheadle/status/187697698877620224


The conversation continued throughout the night. Read more here.