Clarence Thomas rips media: I'll leave my job when I do it as poorly as you do yours

Posted 43 days ago


U. S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas ripped into his critics in the liberal media on Friday, prompting roars of laughter from a Dallas audience.

Thomas has been the subject of scrutiny from progressive reporters and pundits on numerous occasions.

In February, the Washington Post was forced to issue a "clarification" after a news article said that Thomas’ thinking was similar to that of a "White conservative." They updated the piece to note his thoughts were similar to that of conservatives, rather than White conservatives, specifically.

In another notable example, MSNBC host Joy Reid sparked outrage after she called Thomas "Uncle Clarence," an unsubtle reference to the "Uncle Tom" slur, during the 2020 election night coverage.

"I think what scares people is that if [Trump] decides to do something that legally makes no sense... but if they somehow manage to stumble into the Supreme Court, do any of you guys trust Uncle Clarence and Amy Coney Barrett and those guys to actually follow the letter of the law?" she asked.

Reid has also used the "Uncle Clarence" phrase on more than one occasion on Twitter.

ABC’s "The View," CNN, The Boston Globe and numerous other media organizations have ridiculed Thomas, often refe... (Read more)