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Elijah Cummings Fires Back At Trump After Racist ‘Rat and Rodent Infested’ Attack on Baltimore

By Mediaite

The Maryland congressman and House oversight chair responded to Trump's tweet with a tweet thread of his own on Saturday, calling out the President both for his attack and for his failure to followRead full story

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  • “Racist”? Seriously?

    Trump absolutely looks like a complete prick here, like he stopped maturing in middle school. Everything about his little tweetstorm is dumb, juvenile, and just embarrassing. BUT, he didn’t say anything racist (unless you’re going to count “Baltimorean” as a race).

    Trump can do

    “Racist”? Seriously?

    Trump absolutely looks like a complete prick here, like he stopped maturing in middle school. Everything about his little tweetstorm is dumb, juvenile, and just embarrassing. BUT, he didn’t say anything racist (unless you’re going to count “Baltimorean” as a race).

    Trump can do something bad without also being racist. It’s possible for a white person to be mean to a black person without also being racist. “Not also being racist” doesn’t make being an asshole less bad.

    The real situation is already ridiculous, why make crap up and wreck your own credibility?

  • I'm confused. Is Cummings saying only black people have rat & rodent infestations?

  • While I have serious concerns about POTUS, I’m not clear on how this constitutes racism. POTUS definitely doesn’t discriminate based on gender or skin color on his Twitter attacks.

  • famous Baltimore resident and current HUD chief Ben Carson should probably have something to say right?

  • Trump has no right to go after Elijah Cummings and Baltimore like this!

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