It really sounds like the local police have it in for Pistorius,” said O.J. Simpson via telephone from the Lovelock Correctional Center in Nevada. “Just because he admitted to knowing she was in the house before he pulled the trigger doesn’t mean he’s guilty. If there’s no sign of intent, you must acquit.
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Simpson — currently serving a 33-year prison sentence for stealing his own sports memorabilia at gunpoint — doesn’t believe the Pistorius episode will eclipse the lunacy of his own murder trial. When asked how difficult it’s been adjusting to prison life, Simpson unveiled the smile that launched a million Hertz rental cars and charmed Los Angeles domestic abuse investigators for years.
“I just look at it as another chapter in the book of my life,” Simpson said. “The first 400 times the cafeteria guy looked at me during breakfast and asked ‘Does the Juice want any juice?’ was tough. Thankfully for all of us, the knives in here are plastic.”