Andy Cohen, Megyn Kelly, more react to Kyle Rittenhouse not guilty verdict

After four days of deliberating, the jury in the Kyle Rittenhouse case found the teen not guilty on all charges. Kyle was charged with killing two people and wounding a third during protests in Wisconsin after the police shooting of Jacob Blake in 2020. Kyle, who was 17 at the time of the shootings, had claimed self defense. With the unanimous verdict, the prosecution cannot appeal. Following the verdict, many in the entertainment world publicly reacted with happiness and horror on social media. Andy Cohen, for instance, tweeted, “What in the actual F***!? #KyleRittenhouse.” Click through to see what the entertainment world is saying…

“#kylerittenhouse found not guilty tho we SAW HIM kill two. Fundamentally stupid, I predict he will go on to a big career on #Fox and in #RadicalRightWing circles, which counts as a plus with them. A tragic, tragic day for decent, THINKING, feeling, ethical people everywhere.” –Bette Midler

“Justice was done. Kyle Rittenhouse was unfairly maligned by a dishonest press, and politicians who used him to advance their own fortunes. If there are riots, these smear merchants will shoulder much of the blame.” –Megyn Kelly

“I stand by what the jury has concluded. The jury system works and we have to abide by it.” –Joe Biden

“Murderer Kyle Rittenhouse acquitted is a crime in itself” –Rosanna Arquette

“The good news is that white men & boys can still kill whoever they want and do NO jail time! Isn’t that fun!And he killed white people! I bet little #KyleRittenhouse is gonna go right out and take some more white power pics with #TheProudBoys & plan his next massacre.” –Yvette Nicole Brown

“The prosecutor for the Kyle Rittenhouse trial got his law degree on eBay” –Kevin Sorbo. He later tweeted, “Not guilty.”

“In fairness, Kyle Rittenhouse only killed two people. It’s not like he was smoking weed.” –Michael Ian Black

“As we predicted, Kyle Rittenhouse found not guilty. Any post-verdict violence has to be quickly put down and perpetrators punished to the full extent.” –Bill O’Reilly

“#KyleRittenhouse will be a cop in 3 years! #TeamDl” –DL Hughley

“I will donate money to Kyle Rittenhouse so he can sue the CRAP out of corporate media.” –Glenn Beck

“John Huber and Karen Bloom, parents of murderer #KyleRittenhouse’s victim Anthony Huber: the verdict ‘sends the unacceptable message that armed civilians can show up in any town, incite violence, and then use the danger they have created to justify shooting people in the street.'” –Ava DuVernay

“kyle rittenhouse being acquitted on all charges after such heinous heinous crimes is the epitome of white privilege and exactly what is wrong with this godforsaken country.” –Rachel Zegler

“In the Kenosha footage, Kyle Rittenhouse looks eerily like Eric Harris, one of the Columbine shooters.” –Stephen King

“In the Rittenhouse case, the 13th juror was the judge.” –Joy Reid

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