It just wouldn’t be a day without Donald Trump doing something lousy on Twitter, but the presumptive Republican presidential nominee got an early start Saturday morning by retweeting a photo meme of a black family with the caption “Thank You Mr. Trump for Standing up for Our Country!”
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 4, 2016
Eddie Perrry said the picture of his family that Trump shared was “misleading” and “taken out of context.”
“I’m not saying there aren’t black families who endorse Trump,” he said, “however, this black family didn’t endorse anyone.”
If the name on that retweet looks familiar to you, it’s because that Twitter account was also the source for this now-infamous tweet:
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 24, 2016
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