Have you seen the interview that Donald Trump did only a few days after the attacks? If you haven’t, then you MUST see this. Do you think Obama would have done an interview like this?
The attacks of September 11, 2001 have figured prominently in Donald Trump‘s 2016 presidential campaign, which has presented something of a dilemma for liberals who aren’t normally used to agreeing with a Republican frontrunner.
…But a mere two days after the attacks, Trump was interviewed at Ground Zero by a German TV station, and the result is kind of amazing on several levels.
Most starkly, there’s not a trace of the animus that has fueled his campaign to ban Muslims from entering the United States, no mention of those celebrating rooftop Muslims, just a characteristically monotone yet clearly shaken Trump trying to cheerlead New York back from the tragedy.
Given the guff he’s taken over the cost of his proposed border wall, though, his prediction about the rebuilding effort is particularly noteworthy:
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