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Trump Addresses Muslim Question: I’m Not ‘Morally Obligated to Defend’ Obama

Donald Trump finally spoke out this morning about the man who asked him a rambling question about Muslims and President Obama being one of them.

In response to the man’s question, Trump said, “We’re going to be looking at a lot of different things, and you know, a lot of people are saying that and a lot of people are saying that bad things are happening and we’re going to be looking at that and plenty of other things.”

Of course, Trump’s been getting pilloried for that response, but this morning Trump posted a #longrant on Twitter:

(It’s worth noting here that considering how fierce the media reaction has been to that man’s question, they wouldn’t really be attacking Trump on free speech grounds if he did say something.)

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