President Donald Trump's attorney continues to undermine his legal defense, this time confessing in an interview with The New Yorker.
Giuliani admitted that he helped fire Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch to more easily dig up dirt on former Vice President Joe Biden's family.
“I believed that I needed Yovanovitch out of the way,” he said. “She was going to make the investigations difficult for everybody.”
The internet was shocked by Giuliani's admission, with many suggesting the former federal prosecutor needed to hire a good criminal defense attorney.
Here's some of what people were saying:
If Giuliani is now defending himself by placing his credibility up against the credibility of Yovanovitch, he's tru… https://t.co/pQz6S4g4p7— David Corn (@David Corn) 1576524586.0
The presidents free lawyer can’t stop confessing..... https://t.co/xg9CnmhhuZ— Molly Jong-Fast🏡 (@Molly Jong-Fast🏡) 1576525834.0
.@RudyGiuliani please keep talking. Please keep giving on the record interviews. We love you, Mr. Mayor. #BestFreeLawyerEver— Bradley P. Moss (@Bradley P. Moss) 1576519633.0
Between Trump, Mulvaney & Rudy they have now admitted to EVERYTHING publicly. https://t.co/XH2xT56SjJ— Adam Parkhomenko (@Adam Parkhomenko) 1576530433.0
Rudy Giuliani seems to have failed to registered with FARA as an agent of the Russian Federation as he continues to… https://t.co/YLrjIWBMk0— Alexandra Chalupa (@Alexandra Chalupa) 1576516885.0
Ronald Reagan's FBI and CIA Director William Webster slams his "longtime friend" Attorney General Bill Barr and "lo… https://t.co/l3asDkTZc7— Keith Boykin (@Keith Boykin) 1576527460.0
Giuliani promised Lutsenko a meeting with Attorney General Barr. When Giuliani realized that setting up the meeting… https://t.co/05BtXf2FaP— Adam Entous (@Adam Entous) 1576511433.0
NEW: Rudy Giuliani admits to New Yorker he smeared US Amb Maria Yovanovitch because she was stopping Trump's invest… https://t.co/wM1H7kZbiK— (((DeanObeidallah))) (@(((DeanObeidallah)))) 1576525498.0
Imagine if Rudy Giuliani testified. Even if he lied and tried to be exculpatory, he’d accidentally be damning as h… https://t.co/TL2BYtqeKH— Matt Fuller (@Matt Fuller) 1576520865.0
Did Giuliani lose his marbles in the divorce too? https://t.co/zPGyM651jL— Lesley Abravanel🆘 (@Lesley Abravanel🆘) 1576523444.0
Here @adamentous describes the phone call as Plan B: “After Giuliani failed to arrange a meeting with... William Ba… https://t.co/VkupaE6txq— Steve Inskeep (@Steve Inskeep) 1576522519.0
Jimmy Breslin had it right on Giuliani a long time ago: "A small man in search of a balcony." We just didn't know he'd find it in Ukraine.— Mike Lupica (@Mike Lupica) 1576524908.0