Melania Trump Speechwriter Takes Blame For Plagiarism, Offers To Resign From Campaign… But She's Not Going Anywhere!
Next they're gonna say she improvised the entire thing…
You would think the biggest news to come out of the Republican National Convention would have at least something to do with politics, or social issues, or even the economy — but you'd be wrong.
No, in today's reality TV show that is the 2016 Presidential Election, the only thing people seem to care about from the RNC is potential First Lady Melania Trump's plagiarized version of a famous Michelle Obama speech.
That's because Trump campaign staff writer Meredith McIver claimed responsibility for the stolen words on Wednesday — despite the fact that speechwriters Matthew Scully and John McConnell were reportedly penning Melania's political presentation last month — and even offered her resignation!
Surprisingly, according to a public statement from Meredith, the former Celebrity Apprentice host decided to not use his catchphrase "You're Fired" on the family friend, saying: