By Monica Showalter
There’s nothing like a smarmy, smug leftist who’s realized he’s cooked his own goose.
That brings us to the case of Chesa Boudin, the district attorney of San Francisco, who’s effectively legalized shoplifting in the name of “criminal justice reform.” He’s prompted massive store closures with ugly videos of broad-daylight robberies on large and small stores. Boudin’s refusal to prosecute has turned San Francisco into another socialist crime pit, Caracas. And now, like his mentor Hugo Chávez, he’s facing a voter recall.
This seems to be concentrating his mind, given that he’s suddenly changing his tune — and comically enough, fooling no one.
Here’s his tweet condemning the brazen open-air robbery on the Louis Vuitton boutique on tony Union Square: more