Charles Barkley’s Truth Bomb

News tonight out of Georgia is that Herschel Walker, the football great, has won the Republican primary to take on incumbent Democratic Senator Raphael Warnock. Walker is said to have numerous liabilities, but I haven’t watched this closely so I don’t know.

I do know that I have long enjoyed the commentary of Charles Barkley, and wish he was the Republican candidate somewhere. (He has made noises about entering elective politics as a Republican once or twice.) Tonight a roof leak at the Mavericks-Warriors playoff game required the broadcast team to fill some time as the arena coped with the leak, and Barkley unloaded on San Francisco in spectacular fashion, as passed along by my preferred candidate for governor:

P.S. Even in his playing days, I always said that the slightly lumpy physique of the “round mound of rebound” gave hope to couch potatoes everywhere.

Notice: All comments are subject to moderation. Our comments are intended to be a forum for civil discourse bearing on the subject under discussion. Commenters who stray beyond the bounds of civility or employ what we deem gratuitous vulgarity in a comment — including, but not limited to, “s***,” “f***,” “a*******,” or one of their many variants — will be banned without further notice in the sole discretion of the site moderator.