Everything seemed to be calm and cool on Twitter this morning – that is until conservative troll and activist Dinesh D’Souza slammed President Barack Obamaover a photo from his interview with BuzzFeed.
And yes, racism was involved.
The political pundit posted a photo of Obama with a selfie stick from the BuzzFeed shoot alongside the following tweet:
YOU CAN TAKE THE BOY OUT OF THE GHETTO…Watch this vulgar man show his stuff, while America cowers in embarrassment pic.twitter.com/C9yLG4QoOK
— Dinesh D’Souza (@DineshDSouza) February 18, 2015
Backlash ensued, as Twitter users defended the president and called out the critic’s criminal past. In 2014, D’Souza was hit with five years probation for violating federal campaign finance laws when he used straw donors during the 2012 election. He also spent eight months in a confinement center and was therefore labeled a convicted felon.
In our great country, even a convicted felon in a halfway house like Dinesh…
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