Someone Brought a Confederate Flag to Trump Florida Rally

Someone brought a Confederate flag to the venue for Donald Trump‘s Florida rally tonight. It went about as you’d expect.

The flag said “TRUMP 2016” on it:

It was apparently taken down briefly before going back up. But then not only did people intervene, but a black couple yelled at the man flying it for, well, obvious reasons:

Oh, and just for the hell of it, this is what he had to say:

Because what possible other way could the media possibly spin the proud holding-up of a Confederate flag.

Thankfully, the flag was replaced by a more apropos one:

[featured image via CNN’s Jim Acosta]

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