Just in time for Thanksgiving, a bizarre video has resurfaced of Kyle Rittenhouse, who was acquitted last year for fatally shooting two men at a 2020 Black Lives Matter protest, while advertising a video game He helped players “shoot fake news turkeys”.
In the clip, which has been viewed nearly 160,000 times on Twitter, the developer behind Kyle Rittenhouse’s Turkey Shot Says, “When I saw how these fake news turkeys work, I immediately had to start coding.
They say, “Gamers will get to play as Kyle Rittenhouse using a highly specialized laser gun to shoot any turkeys that spread lies, propaganda or liberal bias.”
The game, released this summer, was intended to fund Mr. Rittenhouse’s ongoing legal efforts, which include a wave of defamation lawsuits Targeting people he said labeled him a white supremacist.
“From the beginning, I did nothing wrong,” Mr. Rittenhouse says in another promo video for the game, which includes a quirky rap song about teens. “But that didn’t stop the media from maligning my name.”
In the game, players control an avatar of Mr. Rittenhouse and shoot birds labeled “Fake News” as well as “MSDNC” and “FNN” mocking the nicknames of MSNBC and CNN.
In 2021, Mr Rittenhouse was acquitted of a high-profile murder after he shot Joseph Rosenbaum, 36, and Anthony Huber, 26, and wounded 27-year-old Gage Grosskreutz.
Mr Rittenhouse, who was 17 at the time of the shooting, claimed the killings were in self-defense.
During the 2020 racial justice protests, the teenager crossed the state line from her home in Illinois with self-styled armed militia men guarding businesses and claiming
Kishore, who idolized police officers and posted several “blue lives matterThere were comments on social media posing for a photo with members of the Proud Boys According to prosecutors, and flashing a “white power” sign, although Mr Rittenhouse has said he was not aware the “OK” gesture he displayed had racist connotations.
Since gaining notoriety, Mr. Rittenhouse has become a right-wing figure associated with the Second Amendment.
in november, he met with republican members of Congress in the Pro-Gun Caucus.
“It was an honor to have Kyle join the Second Amendment Caucus. She is a powerful example of why we should never give up an inch on our Second Amendment rights, and her tenacity and love for our country was an inspiration to the caucus,” said far-right Representative Laurent Boebert of Colorado told The Hill.
Mr. Rittenhouse has also started a YouTube channel about guns.
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