Fox News and OANN favorite Gianno Caldwell is a skilled practitioner of “But What About”-ism, which he used effectively in defense of Trump.
- When Trump came for Chicago, he was like, but what about:
Obama, who really failed Chicago…folks in Chicago should acknowledge and accept the help.
- When Trump came for Hispanics, he was like, but what about:
Clinton doesn’t respond with policy positions. She responded with rhetoric like ‘Donald Turmp you’re racist’, which is disenfranchising the African-American community.
- When Trump came for undocumented immigrants, he was like, but what about:
If I have a friend that robs a bank so he can give his family a better life– for you, that’s OK?
- When Trump came for unarmed victims of police brutality, he was like, but what about:
We talk about ‘black lives’– if they truly matter, then we need to talk about black on black crime.
But when Trump finally came for him, he was just like…