Charles Barkley Leads Brutal TNT Roast of Jussie Smollett – ROFL

Elder Patriot | And now for something completely different.  

Some humor.

Well, actually a lot of humor.

Now that the Chicago police have publicly stated that they believe Jussie Smollett staged his own mugging the barbs are coming fast and furious from all directions.

But I think everyone was surprised when the studio hosts on Thursday night’s TNT production of “Inside the NBA” began roasting Smollett.

The always candidly blunt Charles Barkley got the ball rolling as studio host Ernie Johnson approached a wall with post-its on it listing the most unlikely things to happen.

Barkley ad libs saying; two black guys beating a black guy up.

Jussie, you wasted all that damn time and money.  You know what you shoulda did? Then after laughing too hard to decipher…  Live in a decent neighborhood.

“America, let me just tell you something: Do not commit crimes with checks. If you’re going to break the law, do not write a check. Get cash man!”

The uncontrolled laughing intensified after the graphics crew put up this fake check:

Barkley’s studio sidekick, Kenny Smith, joined the fun after that: