• A Mississippi Senator Joked About Going To A ‘Public Hanging'

    1 month ago - By Scary Mommy

    This is apparently Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith's idea of an OK joke
    Republican Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith, who's facing a runoff election in Mississippi later this month, was caught on video at a campaign stop Nov. 2 where she joked about attending a “public hanging.” Yes, really.
    At her rally in Tupelo, Mississippi, Hyde-Smith responded to a supporter who made a speech praising her by saying, “If he invited me to a public hanging, I'd be on the front row.” Bayou Brief reporter Lamar White Jr. caught the awful moment on camera and shared it on social media over the weekend.
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