comScore Trump Campaign Uses Skittles to Explain Syrian Refugees, and Twitter Is Not Amused

Trump Campaign Uses Skittles to Explain Syrian Refugees, and Twitter Is Not Amused

The Trump campaign has helpfully reduced the Syrian refugee crisis in all its messy complexity to a metaphor about candy.

The following image “says it all,” according to Donald Trump Jr., who tweeted out the Syrians-as-Skittles post Monday night.

The tweet was met with widespread derision:

[featured photograph: David Adam Kess CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikicommons]

Sam Reisman (@thericeman) is a staff editor at Mediaite.

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