Everyday we’re more and more extra shocked, embarrassed, and disgusted that Donald Trump is the chief of the so-called “free” world. Within the current day isn’t any completely totally different.
After the world celebrated our Perpetually President, Barack Obama, on his 59th birthday yesterday, no. 45 woke up in the mean time making pretty the fool of himself. This morning, Trump criticized NBA players for kneeling all through the nationwide anthem. The current of solidarity with Black lives misplaced to racism, police violence, and systemic oppression is particularly upsetting for Trump.
“As soon as I see people kneeling all through the having fun with and disrespecting our flag and disrespecting our nationwide anthem, what I do personally is flip off the game,” Trump talked about all through a cellphone interview with Fox & Buddies, together with “I consider it’s disgraceful. We work with them, we labored with them very onerous attempting to get them open. I was pushing them to get open after which I see everybody kneeling all through the anthem. It’s not acceptable to me.”
“As soon as I see them kneeling all through the game, I merely flip off the game. I’ve no actual curiosity within the sport. Let me let you realize this, a great deal of totally different people available on the market, too,” he went on sooner than ranting… “Black lives matter. No individual’s completed increased for our Black group than me, no individual — with the doable exception of Abraham Lincoln, it’s true. Jail justice reform, different zones, most interesting employment numbers in historic previous.”
He went on to say that rankings for basketball are “technique down.” Per common, he’s each fully missing or completely ignoring the aim and Doc Rivers has since responded to his foolishness. “Correctly, we misplaced one man,” Doc laughed. “I indicate, so what? Like, truly, I don’t even care.” See that below.