Tapper: Why Did WH Invite 9/11 Truther Macklemore After Waging ‘War’ on Birthers?
Sometimes celebrities can help shine a spotlight on serious issues. Perhaps that’s why the White House has brought in Macklemore to help talk about opioids. But there’s just one teensy tiny problem.
Macklemore is a 9/11 truther:
911…bush knocked down the towers
— Macklemore (@macklemore) September 18, 2009
This week saw the release of an MTV documentary featuring President Obama and Macklemore discussing the opioid epidemic.
Which really bothered CNN’s Jake Tapper today:
“Is it acceptable––I say in the most leading question ever––for the White House, which has a war against birthers, and rightly so, to have a truther come to the White House?”
And in case his feelings weren’t clear enough:
— Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) October 6, 2016
Watch the full clip above, via CNN.
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