Donald Trump's racist tweets on Baltimore show why he shouldn't be president

Apr 28, 2015 at 12:07 p.m. ET
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Donald Trump expects people to take his possible presidential candidacy seriously, but he won't stop tweeting political death sentences — and his latest tweets on the Baltimore riots got a very bad reception.

Trump, who is known for his Twitter diatribes on multiple social issues, went off about the dire situation in the East Coast city: Rioting in reaction to the death of Freddie Gray, a young black man who died in police custody after officers refused him medical attention.


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Unsurprisingly, people on Twitter freaked out and called Trump out for his racism.


Trump's comments come just days after he told a group in New Hampshire that he is "very close" and "very much inclined" to announcing his candidacy for president.

"The only negative I ever get is that people say I'm not going to run," he told "I don't need to do this. I can do other things, but I'm very close to making a decision. It will probably be in June or July, and I think a lot of people are going to be very happy."

Not those people on Twitter, that's for sure.

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