‘To the Taco Truck!’: Mike Pence Gets Mocked and Blasted Over #ThatMexicanThing


penceLatino Twitter and Trump critics turned out in full-force last night to slap Mike Pence over his vice-presidential debate remark about how Tim Kaine kept whipping out “that Mexican thing.”

Pence spent a lot of his time fending off Kaine’s attacks about Donald Trump, while also dodging Kaine’s challenge to defend his own running mate. While conversation has suggested that Kaine overplayed his hand and lost the night overall, it makes sense that he’d bring up the enormous friction between Trump and the Hispanic community.

As for Pence, many debate viewers found his remark a bit odd to say the least, so they reacted by doing that thing they do online.

Of course, once you get past the mockery, there were plenty of people who took issue with Pence’s defense of Trump’s rhetoric, and they explained what “that Mexican thing” really is:

ThatMexicanThing.org is also a thing now, and it’s being used to register people to vote.

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