Trump Supporters Are Coming For LeVar Burton Thinking He's LaVar Ball

26 November, 2017, 00:56 | Author: Warren Cooper
  • Trump, in Twitter rant, revisits grievances against sports figures

"There are plenty of people on all sides of the political and racial spectrums hoping LaVar Ball types will receive their comeuppance, but generally, Trump has saved his most sustained assaults for black people who are prominent and popular among young people, and for those who in a different era might have been considered 'uppity'".

"That's just him, he always talk wild", the rapper added of LaVar Ball's personality.

"After comparing the ungrateful Ball to Don King, the colorful former boxing promoter and Trump supporter, the president continued: "...

"It wasn't the White House, it wasn't the State Department, it wasn't father LaVar's so-called people on the ground in China that got his son out of a long term prison sentence - IT WAS ME".

"That's on your mind, that a father didn't say "Thank you"?"

"And who might represent corporate America better than Trump?" Ball appeared on CNN Monday night and insisted that he didn't need to thank the president.

The younger Ball and his teammates returned home last week, but they've been suspended indefinitely from the team.

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Rapaport decide that his contempt for Ball, whom he said was "good at" talking smack, paled to his enmity for Trump, saying the president's hypocrisy about the support of embattled GOP senate candidate Roy Moore came with real-world consequences.

According to Yahoo Sports, the Ball-Trump feud is not just intriguing, but a bit of marketing genius on the part of Ball.

Trump couldn't help but take the bait - in all-capital letters at one point.

"I've seen 16, 17-year-old kids that have had to go to jail for life, that were my friends", Ball said.

For more sports coverage, visit the ABS-CBN Sports website. Trump said in a third early-morning tweet.

Chatman said he never imagined Ball would be as recognized as he is today. And you're the head of the U.S.?

"You get that audience, which isn't a bunch of deplorables and won't be bothered by what he says", Durbin said.

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