Donald Trump went on a lengthy rant during his Cincinnati rally tonight about the anti-Semitic tweet that engulfed his campaign in controversy for days.
Trump repeatedly shouted, of the Star of David, “it’s a star!” He echoed his own campaign surrogates by saying it looked like a sheriff’s star and said it’s the “dishonest” media that’s doing the profiling here.
He went on and on about how “Clinton News Network” devoted a lot of coverage to the tweet and how it was on a Neo-Nazi message board before. But Trump not only repeatedly called CNN and the media “sick,” but he said they “shouldn’t have taken it down.”
Okay, so just to review here: the image was created on a Twitter account that also tweeted out this picture:
Then it made its way to 8chan and posted to a page full of negative comments about Jews and “kikes”:
The two lowercase h’s in the “hILLhISTORY there are Neo-Nazi online code for “Heil Hitler.”
Watch above, via CNN.
[image via screengrab]
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