Al Sharpton's FBI Revelations Cause An Insane New York Tabloid Frenzy

04/09/2014 08:48 am ET | Updated Apr 09, 2014

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:

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