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CNN Anchor Victor Blackwell Accuses Trump
of Racism, Defends Hometown Baltimore But
Fails to Explain Horrid State of City

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Posted By: Imright, 7/27/2019 6:42:57 PM

Victor Blackwell, co-host of CNN’s New Day Weekend program, defended his hometown Baltimore from criticism by President Donald Trump Saturday morning. Blackwell, who is black, accused Trump of racism but failed to explain the horrid conditions in West Baltimore that Trump condemned, saying only, “there are challenges, no doubt.” (Photo) Trump went after Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) on Twitter Saturday after viewing an interview on Fox & Friends with Baltimore Republican Kimberly Klacik who had posted video of the trashy, rat-infested conditions of Cummings’ West Baltimore Congressional District on Thursday.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Northcross 7/27/2019 6:47:28 PM (No. 135659)
If Democrat loon is considered a race, well then yes, I guess Donald Trump is a racist.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: montwoodcliff 7/27/2019 6:57:23 PM (No. 135660)
They can have all the outrage they want, but Baltimore is still a s-hole! If it looks like a duck, etc., etc. Baltimore may as well be in a s-hole country in Africa. It’s about time somebody spoke up about these places and called attention to it. Are we supposed to believe it’s the Garden of Eden? Another place run by Democrats!
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Reply 3 - Posted by: pinger 7/27/2019 7:10:29 PM (No. 135661)
Apparently these clowns voted in by their Baltamorons think that if a tree falls in the forest no one hears it. Conditions there are as the President describes them, but for heaven's sake, don't let anyone say it out loud.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: zuker5 7/27/2019 7:14:31 PM (No. 135663)
I wonder why Viktor Blackwell left Baltimore
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Reply 5 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 7/27/2019 7:22:17 PM (No. 135672)
"Youths." "Teens."
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Reply 6 - Posted by: AltaD 7/27/2019 7:42:49 PM (No. 135688)
Various websites claim Baltimore's population is 63% African American. So, since the city is not 100% African American, why do these Dems assume President Trump is referring to just the black residents of Baltimore and not the entire city?
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Reply 7 - Posted by: JL80863 7/27/2019 7:58:14 PM (No. 135703)
I hear they are hiring gunners for beer trucks in the city.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: planetgeo 7/27/2019 8:56:01 PM (No. 135743)
Trump is finally forcing the issue that all Democrats have totally ignored...the acceptance of lawlessness, the lack of pride in one's neighborhood, and lack of respect for law enforcement. Is it really racist to expect ANY community of humans to develop those kinds of values? Why do black leaders not lead their people to such values? Why do Democrats ignore and excuse such lawless behavior and the destruction of such neighborhoods? It's disgusting. And we're no longer willing to ignore it, you jerks. President Trump is 100% correct. Fix your own neighborhoods before you try to fix anyone's imaginary "racism". Enough bullshiite.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: bighambone 7/27/2019 9:25:26 PM (No. 135757)
It’s not “racist” to call a spade a spade!
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Reply 10 - Posted by: red1066 7/27/2019 10:05:35 PM (No. 135784)
If this clown is on CNN, when was the last time this idiot spent any time in Baltimore, and I don't mean flying into the airport, taking the limo to the Four Seasons Hotel, and the limo back to the airport to fly back to Atlanta, or New York. Spend some time here. Watch the local news broadcasts. Walk the streets if you dare, and talk to the people that live here. Then tell me again everything isn't as bad as it appears.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: DVC 7/27/2019 10:40:58 PM (No. 135795)
All these CNN people that I have never heard of.....and never want to. That's because I chose to NEVER watch CNN, starting about 15 years ago. So, makes no difference to me who is on it, or what sort of counterfactual garbage they are spewing this week.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: MissMann 7/27/2019 11:25:03 PM (No. 135813)
One group thinks the current state of Baltimore is just fine for people of color to have to live there. Our president thinks they deserve better. So, who is the racist???
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Trigger2 7/28/2019 12:35:36 AM (No. 135855)
Blackwell said there are challenges. The only challenge demonrats see is how can they encourage more feral animals to commit crimes and getting away with not prosecuting and incarcerating them.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: DCGIRL 7/28/2019 7:04:58 AM (No. 135923)
Blackwell, President Trump said the truth. It's a dump, hell hole, rat infested city. Get over it. If you want to do something constructive, talk about the corruption of the Baltimore politicians running the city. Get off you a55 and do something about it instead of saying it's racist what Pres. Trump said.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: franq 7/28/2019 7:40:44 AM (No. 135959)
Most large cities passed the tipping point long ago. They are living on borrowed time. Anyone with the ability and the means has fled. What is left are impoverished, unskilled, welfare-dependent citizens. Exactly the sort that liberal government loves.
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