On stage at campaign rally in Cincinnati, Trump said that a tweet featuring a six-pointed star was only interpreted as anti-Semitic due to “racial profiling” by his critics. And on Twitter, Trump shared a photo of a Frozen sticker book featuring a similar shape, asking where the outrage was for the company founded by (alleged anti-Semite) Walt Disney.
It seems like maybe the wiser move would have been to just, I don’t know, leave it be?
UPDATE 11:00 P.M.: Four more months of this.
Do you want to build a strawman? https://t.co/AoeNTJOGpo— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) July 7, 2016
CORRECTION: An earlier version of this post identified Walt Disney as a “notorious anti-Semite.” While Disney was allied with the allegedly anti-Semitic Motion Picture Alliance for the Preservation of American Ideals, his personal bigotry continues to be debated.