By Tyler Durden
The word “shithole” graced the front of President Trump’s D.C. hotel Saturday evening, along with flying “poo” emojis in a multimedia display.
The video projection also included the “Pay Trump bribes here” “emoluments welcome,” and “we are all responsible to stand up and end white supremacy”
On Thursday evening, reports broke that Trump had criticized the Gang of Six senators’ plan to reinstate TPS programs for El Salvador, Haiti, and some African nations.
“Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?” Trump reportedly in the White House meeting with a group of senators, including Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., and Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. According to the Washington Post, Trump then suggested that the United States should instead bring more people from countries such as Norway, whose prime minister he met with Wednesday. The president, according to a White House official, also suggested he would be open to more immigrants from Asian countries because he felt that they help the United States economically.
Meanwhile, the comment sparked outrage among Democrats who did not hesitate to publicly slam Trump for what many said was a racist comment.
President Trump denied the comment on Friday, tweeting “this was not …read more