This Woman’s Reaction to Donald Trump Calling Hillary Clinton a “Bigot” Is Pure Gold

I can’t stop laughing.


Donald Trump turned the tables on critics who have branded him a racist by calling his presidential rival Hillary Clinton a “bigot.”

“Hillary Clinton is a bigot who sees people of color only as votes, not as human beings worthy of a better future,” he told supporters at a rally in Jackson, Mississippi, on Wednesday. “She’s going to do nothing for African Americans. She’s going to do nothing for the Hispanics. She’s only going to take care of herself, her consultants, her donors.”

The inflammatory remarks prompted the following priceless reaction:

The next morning, Clinton’s campaign released a new video featuring prominent members of the alt-right movement, including former KKK grand wizard David Duke, endorsing the real estate magnate for president.

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