Since the hate is aimed at one person who deserves it, I approve.President Trump blasted Black Lives Matter as a “symbol of hate” on Wednesday and claimed the city would ruin the “luxury” of Midtown by painting a mural of the famous rallying cry in front of his most prized skyscraper.
The president aired the divisive complaint in a string of tweets after Mayor Bill de Blasio said the city will move ahead “in a matter of days” with plans to paint “Black Lives Matter” in giant, yellow letters on the stretch of Fifth Avenue directly in front of Trump Tower.
He's hired a legal ghoul to...well, I'm not quite sure what he's there for. But McCloskey is a lawyer, and lawyers often only tend to think in legal terms, so...In an interview with CNN’s Chris Cuomo on Tuesday, McCloskey balked at the suggestion that he is now the face of resistance to the Black Lives Matter movement and said he has suffered since the video of him threatening people with a loaded gun has gone public.
“I was a victim of the mob who came through the gate, I didn’t care what color they were,” McCloskey told Cuomo. “I didn’t care what their motivation was. I was frightened, I was assaulted, I was in imminent fear that they would run me over, kill me, burn my house.”
I saw it, of course, because it was the post immediately following that one. The road was blocked, he deliberately went around and it appears like he even may have deliberately target edthose people.