The passionate blowback was especially notable given Trumps thoughts on so-called “PC culture.”

“Political correctness is just absolutely killing us as a country—you can’t say anything,” Trump said in August, after uttering a wildly misogynistic joke at the expense of Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly.


📬 Sign up for the Daily Brief

Our free, fast, and fun briefing on the global economy, delivered every weekday morning.