Piers Morgan lands Rachel Jeantel interview
Jul. 15, 2013 12:52pm Eddie Scarry
Piers Morgan lands Rachel Jeantel interviewRachel Jeantel, the media-shy, yet remarkably colorful witness in the George Zimmerman trial, is back.
CNNís Piers Morgan is scheduled to interview her Monday night during his 9 p.m. ET program, according to one of his producers who made the announcement on Twitter.
This intelligent and articulate young woman is soon to become an overnight sensation.
Jeantel: "The Jury, They Old. That's Old School People. We In A New School, Our Gener
RACHEL JEANTEL, FRIEND OF TRAYVON: Well, the jury, they see their facts. My thoughts of the jury, they old, that's old school people. We in a new school, our generation, my generation. So --
PIERS MORGAN: Let's talk about 'creepy ass cracka.' People have said that that is a phrase used by black people, cracka, to describe a white person. Is that true?
JEANTEL: No! Like I said --
MORGAN: How do you spell it, first of all?
MORGAN: There's no 'e-r,' right?
JEANTEL: No, it's an 'a' at the end.
JEANTEL: Yeah. And that's a person who act like they're a police [officer], who, like a security guard who acting like -- that's what I said to them. Trayvon said creepy ass cracka.
MORGAN: It means he thought it was a police or a security guard?
JEANTEL: Yeah, he acting like the police. And then he keep telling me that the man is still watching him. So, if it was a security guard or a policeman, they would come up to Trayvon and say, 'Do you have a problem? Do you need help?' You know, like normal people.