President Trump is NOT taking homophobic potshots at Pete Buttigieg — as a substitute, he is saying the Democratic candidate’s sexual choice will not be an element … for many People, anyway.
The door was opened large for POTUS to make a wisecrack about Buttigieg when he was a visitor Thursday on Geraldo Rivera‘s iHeart radio present. Geraldo requested, “Would Americans vote for a gay man to be President?”
Trump rapidly mentioned, “I think so.” He went even additional down the excessive highway when he acknowledged it might be a difficulty for some voters, however added … “I wouldn’t be among that group to be honest with you.”
Let’s hold it actual … most Democratic supporters have been ready for, and even anticipating, Trump to weaponize Buttigieg’s sexuality. Nicely, no cube. Prime instance of the Prez zigging when everybody thought he’d zag.
In fact, the identical cannot be mentioned for the person he honored with the Medal of Freedom … Rush Limbaugh. When the Buttigieg topic got here up on his present Wednesday, Limbaugh went on a disgustingly homophobic rant about Trump and Buttigieg showing on a debate stage collectively.
He mentioned, “Okay, how’s this going to look, 37-year-old gay guy kissing his husband on stage next to Mr. Man Donald Trump? What’s going to happen there?”
Limbaugh even added, “Can you see Trump have fun with that?” Clearly, he anticipated the President to comply with in his homophobic footsteps.
Hmmm, Rush Limbaugh unsuitable??? Go determine.