Republican congressional committee tweets Jack Sparrow gif after Depp-Heard verdict
Actor Johnny Depp testifies during his defamation trial against his ex-wife Amber Heard at the Fairfax County Circuit Courthouse in Fairfax, Virginia, on April 20, 2022. - Evelyn Hockstein/Pool/AFP/Getty Images North America/TNS

Sometimes a picture really is worth 1,000 words. A defiant gif of Johnny Depp as Jack Sparrow in “Pirates of the Caribbean” was sent from the Twitter account representing the Republican members of the House Judiciary Committee after the verdict came down in Depp’s defamation lawsuit against Amber Heard. Depp, 58, won the suit against Heard and was awarded $15 million in damages by the jury. Heard, 36, won a smaller $2 million counterclaim against Depp. The House Judiciary Committee includes 24 Democrats and 17 Republicans, with the Republicans led by outspoken Rep. Jim Jordan of Ohio. Jordan d...