Fox News’ Jesse Watters used the release of a 9-1-1 recording to raise questions about the death of Tafari Campbell, who drowned on Martha’s Vineyard in July while serving as the personal chef to the Obama family. Campbell, 45, was paddle-boarding went he went under and failed to emerge. The medical examiner ruled his death an accident.
But that didn’t stop conservatives from casting Campbell’s death in nefarious terms. Several prominent accounts on social media floated conspiracy theories about the tragedy to suggest he knew damaging information about the Obamas.
On Tuesday’s Jesse Watters Primetime, the host aired the 9-1-1 call in which a man tells a dispatcher that Campbell had gone under. There is hardly anything abnormal about that emergency phone call. Nevertheless, Watters proceeded to make entirely vapid observations to suggest that there is more to this story than one might think.
Read the full article. Prominent cultists have been spreading “Obama killed his chef” claims for months.
Jesse Watters Exploits Drowning Death of Obama’s Chef By Channeling His Inner Tucker Carlson https://t.co/rZgzm4gZjc
— Mediaite (@Mediaite) October 25, 2023
This 911 call about Obama’s chef drowning smells fishy.
We’ll never know what really happened. The Obamas will see to that.
— Juanita Broaddrick (@atensnut) October 24, 2023