In an effort to underscore the "diversity" of his supporters at a campaign rally Friday, Donald Trump pointed to a man in the audience, saying, “Look at my African-American over here! Look at him! You know what I’m talking about!”
Twitter was not slow to respond:
Donald Trump actually said "Look at MY African American."— Shaun King (@ShaunKing) June 4, 2016
Yeah, that was the end of the sentence.
I wonder if Trump did anything unfathomable today while I was out reporting...oh. https://t.co/pmRp7GbUFn— Michael Grunwald (@MikeGrunwald) June 3, 2016
Trump distracts from racist demagoguery against federal judge with fresh new unrelated racist gaffe https://t.co/U0LJODxLDi— Matthew Yglesias (@mattyglesias) June 3, 2016