Jim Gaffigan Rips 'Horrible Heartless Fool' Trump For Attack On Protester Shoved By Cops
Written by Huffingtonpost on June 10, 2020
Comedian Jim Gaffigan referred to as out President Donald Trump on Tuesday for his unhinged assault on a 75-year-old protester who was critically injured by police in Buffalo final week.
In a scene caught on video, Martin Gugino approached cops close to a protest and appeared to wave his cellphone. He was then shoved by police, fell to the bottom and started to bleed from his head as a number of officers stepped round him.
However Trump claimed ― with out proof ― that Gugino “may very well be an ANTIFA provocateur” making an attempt to jam police communications gear who “fell more durable than he was pushed.”
Gaffigan responded by slamming Trump as a “horrible heartless idiot.” Then, little question anticipating critics who would possibly inform him to “keep on with comedy,” he preemptively used the phrase on Trump himself:
Gaffigan additionally had a remark for followers who won’t be blissful along with his flip to the “political”:
Gugino is recovering in a Buffalo hospital, the place he’s in critical however secure situation. The New York Instances, citing a pal, reported that Gugino is unable to maneuver his head with out ache and anticipated to stay within the hospital for weeks.
Gugino is reportedly a longtime activist with the nonviolent Catholic Employee Motion, which aids the poor and disenfranchised. In accordance with the group’s web site, members “protest injustice, conflict, racism and violence of all types.”
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