Al Sharpton's Tuesday press conference did nothing to calm the tabloids. In fact, their front pages on Wednesday screamed even louder.
Sharpton is the target of a recent report that claims he was an informant for the FBI. The civil rights activist called the report old news.
“I was not and am not a rat because I wasn't with the rats, I'm a cat. I chase rats,'' Sharpton said Tuesday, according to the New York Post.
Local New York newspapers went to town following Sharpton's statement: