CNN's Jeffrey Lord Compares Donald Trump To Martin Luther King — And Panelist Symone Sanders Is NOT Here For It!
UPDATE 1:48 P.M. EST: Chelsea Clinton has something to say about all this, too! She tweeted @PerezHilton:
No @PerezHilton, he's a TV character. Dr. King called injustice in healthcare the most inhumane of inequalities. Sounds nothing like Trump. https://t.co/rJrpLosJAq
— Chelsea Clinton (@ChelseaClinton) April 13, 2017
Donald Trump has been referred to as a knock-off Adolf Hitler, a discount Andrew Jackson, and even a whinier King Joffrey.
But one historical figure we NEVER thought the Big Cheeto would be compared to is Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., which is why we did several spit takes after hearing political commentator Jeffrey Lord calling the pussy-grabbing POTUS the "Martin Luther King of healthcare" on CNN Thursday morning.
The staunch Trump supporter made the hilarious claim during a discussion of the president's tactics in forcing Democrats to help him repeal the Affordable Care Act.
If you recall, the GOP failed to get enough congressional support for their half-baked Obamacare replacement. So now, Trump is threatening to withhold payments for health insurers as a negotiating tactic.
And according to Lord, Trump's slimey healthcare reform — which, by the way, he still has no plan for — is basically the same as MLK rallying support around the civil rights movement! He argued: