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Boston Men Beat Immigrant in Trump's Name; Trump Responds that His Followers are "Very Passionate."

Explains that his backers "want American to be great again."

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On Wednesday, Boston brothers Scott and Steven Leader allegedly beat a homeless Hispanic man outside of a public transit stop, reports the Globe. The 58-year-old victim suffered a broken nose and injuries to his chest. The attackers apparently also urinated on his face. And there's this:

Police said Scott Leader, 38, told them it was OK to assault the man because he was Hispanic and homeless.

"Donald Trump was right, all these illegals need to be deported," he allegedly told the police.

That is truly awful, but it doesn't indict Trump, however inflammatory his anti-immigrant language might be. And recall that during the press conference at which he announced his presidency, he said that Mexican immigrants are "bringing drugs. They're bringing crime. They're rapists" before admitting, "some, I assume, are good people."

But here's how Trump responded at a press conference after being told about the attack:

"I haven't heard about that. I think that would be a shame, but I haven't heard about that. I will say the people that are following me are very passionate. They love this country, they want this country to be great again, and they are very passionate. I will say that."

Nothing says national greatness like pissing in a homeless man's face. Except maybe breaking his nose.

Trump is not responsible for the actions of the Leader brothers, but his response—and his general deportment during this bizarre press conference—leaves much to be desired. I'm guessing that virtually every conservative who is tripping balls over Trump blew his stack when Obama saluted with latte in hand or otherwise demeaned the office of the presidency. Because you know, propriety is a conservative value, unless it gets in the way of someone you kinda like who is really doing well in the polls and will make America great again while bullying people and showing zero empathy for people who have no right to be in this country in the first place, right?

Footage below of Trump's presser, in which he also engages questions about Heidi Klum and Megyn Kelly, too, and tells people to trust him on women's issues (because he will be "great") and the relative paucity of failure in his life. The question comes at 8.30 in.

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  1. That is truly awful, but it doesn’t indict Trump…

    It indicts Boston, America’s most racist city.

    1. It’s not like white Bostonian’s rioted over busing or anything…

      1. Its not like the government took peoples children and play racial politics with them.

        1. If the government can’t play racial politics with children, who can it play racial politics with?

          1. Hitler?

  2. Boston Men Beat Immigrant in Trump’s Name;

    Wait ’til you see what some people do in Allah’s name! And don’t get me started on The Prophet Joseph Smith!

    1. The All-American Prophet!

      1. Hey, why should the Middle East get two and we get none?! Prophets are a human right!

        1. People before prophets!

        2. Didn’t Middle East get more than two? Moses, Abraham, et al?

          This observation goes far in explaining why the joint is the literate world’s dumpster fire.

        3. You forgot about Prophet Elijah Mohammed.

        4. Ye fergit, we was blessed with Scientology’s L. Ron Hubbard… And now, David Miscarriage…

  3. BOSTON STRONG.

    1. I don’t want to be a product of my envi’nment, I want my envi’nment o be a product. Of. ME.

  4. THIS IS WHY THERE NEED TO BE LAWS AGAINST PEOPLE JUST SAYING ANYTHING THAY WANT!!!! HAAAATEE SPEEEECH ISNT PROTECTED BY TEH CONSTITUTIONS!!!11!!!!

    /progderp

    1. Free speech is not so we can discuss the weather. It is for very controversial topics, no matter how stupid some of that speech may be.

      Hate crime laws are terrifying. First of all, (unless you count crimes of passion) what other kinds of crimes are there? Love crimes? When the government starts worrying about what you are thinking when you act, instead of treating all similar actions the same way, we are in for a heap of hurt.

  5. Mark Wahlberg is suspiciously silent.

    1. Donny is even silenter.

  6. Tough guys pick 58 year old homeless guy, who probably is not taking their jerbs. I see the feckless little brother from the 2nd season of The Wire here.

    1. Guess you’ve never been to South Boston. Many an Irish drunken street bum there.

  7. “Donald Trump was right, all these illegals need to be deported,” he allegedly told the police.

    If this is true, does this means we finally found the two republicans in Boston?

    1. Just had vision of Mitt Romney beating homeless guy and peeing in his face – which I think Harry Reid probably accused him of doing at some point in 2012.

      Thanks.

      1. Harry Reid has secret evidence that the two Boston men were actually the Koch brothers.

    2. My theory on Feds is they’re like mushrooms. Feed ’em shit ‘n keep ’em in the dark.

  8. If you all don’t vote Silvia Stagg for President, you’re a bunch of race traitor cucktarian fags.

    Being a member of the well known Benitez-Rexach family of Puerto Rico, I was born in Brooklyn New York (Kings County) on July 27-1957. I am one quarter German, Polish, Puerto Rican/Spanish and French. For one year each, I lived in Puerto Rico and Mexico as a child. For Five years I was married to the son of a former Consulate General-Charge D’Affairs to Manhattan-New York City from Panama, Juan Antonio Stagg…. In 1992, before realizing I was a National Security Victim Witness, I continued developing my Photography-Art Studio, advertising in a fair amount of publications, including Forbes Magazine 2/1993. My business closed down January 1995, forcing me to dedicate myself to fighting against the injustices of Black Ops Technology abuses.

    Help me to save our endangered world and our precious and endangered White Christian European Descent Race now facing Race Extinction within One Hundred Years by making me your US President! I require Campaign Funds (US$2,500.00-US $5,000.00) Per Person Each Primary-General Election Campaign Season to Assist my Ballot Access – Televised Debate Access.

    1. She’s a quarter Polish and thinks she’s white?

      1. One quarter Polish, one quarter German, one quarter French and one quarter Spanish.

        Sounds pretty euro.

    2. Nothing like a hot Christian nationalist.

      1. Nothing like a hot Christian nationalist.

        Given that the picture appears to be from 1986, I suspect she no longer looks like that, especially after 30 years or so of progressively worsening schizophrenia.

        1. Or she dresses and does her hair and makeup like that now. Which might be worse.

    3. Being a member of the well known Benitez-Rexach family

      Is that from Dune?

      1. How well-known could they be?

        RUFUS NEVER HEARD OF THEM.

        /slurps Slush Puppie.

    4. Guys, I have found my calling.

      Silvia Stagg is Accepting Applicants Registered with FEC/Federal Election Commission For Consideration As Her Vice President!

      1. Knock yourself out.

        Piece of advice.

        She likes the word ‘via’ a lot.

      2. The Ability to Speak in Camel Case Is a Job Requirement.

    5. While working on my victim witness case, for nearly two years, I became a Church Choir Member and Church Reader for the Catholic Church and Episcopal Church located in Niagara Falls-New York. While I was a Choir Member, I was again Baptized Catholic and Confirmed as a Catholic at Holy Family’s Churches: Lady of Mount Carmel and Saint Joseph on April-3-2010.

      Hey, Eddie! Whaddya think of this one for the Papist vote?

    6. Silvia Stagg

      A Good Gnome Individual

      Uh?

      Well, now I’m torn between Deez Nutz and her.

    7. Oh, I love crazy person websites that are just one long page like that. The more you scroll down the more it dawns on you just how insane this person is.

    8. She needs to run with Lee Mercer, Jr.

  9. When you breathe long into a mouth, the mouth also breathes into you.

    1. White Polish Hispanic. It’s a thing now!

      1. Hey what now? I call shenanigans! That was supposed to be a response to Brett L above.

    2. The mouth needs a mint.

  10. “… it was OK to assault the man because he was Hispanic and homeless.”

    I went to school with a couple of guys from Boston. They were the most insufferable assholes I have ever met. When I read that they were who popped in my head. I can easily see either one of them saying something like that.

    1. When I read that they were who popped in my head.

      I thought you had typo’d ‘pooped’. Man, what an image!

  11. “Donald Trump was right, all these illegals need to be deported,” he allegedly told the police.

    They wasted a perfect opportunity to ask about the quality of apples, simply in the name of Trump?

  12. Committing the felonies immigrants won’t commit.

  13. You know who else had political followers who beat up minorites.

    1. Louis Farrakhan?

    2. Severus Snape?

    3. Rand Paul?

  14. How long before we get a movie about these two guys, played by Matt Damon and Ben Affleck, but instead they’re portrayed to be wise and thoughtful “southey” boys who are merely misunderstood?

    1. So, what works best here, quotes from The Departed, Good Will Hunting, or The Town? I already post two TD lines above somewhere, couldn’t resist.

  15. I’m guessing that virtually every conservative who is tripping balls over Trump blew his stack when Obama saluted with latte in hand or otherwise demeaned the office of the presidency. Because you know, propriety is a conservative value, unless it gets in the way of someone you kinda like who is really doing well in the polls and will make America great again while bullying people and showing zero empathy for people who have no right to be in this country in the first place, right?

    Damn, the Jacket nailed it here.

  16. *South* Boston. I am shocked.

    1. What’re you saying?

      1. That they are walking stereotypes.

        1. Walking Irish stereotypes?!

          1. i lived in boston for almost ten years, and i made one friend the entire time. he was an asshole too, but an amusing one.

  17. So if Trump does win the election, what color shirts will his Trumpjungen paramilitaries wear when they go out to assault immigrants and other classless traitors to American Greatness?

    1. Red, white, and green – fool the Messicans into thinking it’s their flag!

    2. A shiny silver. Gotta be classy.

      1. Gold man, *gold*.

        Trump ain’t no poor chump who can only afford silver.

        Gold lame (with the fancy ` on the end) and rhinestones sewn in.

    3. +1 Berzelius “Buzz” Windrip

    4. Gold lemay.

    5. I don’t know about color, but they will have the Trump logo on them and be mass produced in Chinese and Mexican sweatshops.

  18. So, Trump’s not everyone’s cuppa tea?

    *surprised look*

  19. That is one goofy lookin dude.

    http://www.Total-Privacy.tk

  20. But Trump supporters are motivated by racism or xenophobia!!! Oh no. They are just responding to the only candidate in this election that is addressing their concerns.

    /idiotic trump supporter

    1. Granted, not all Trump supporters are running out beating up Mexicans (thank God).

      But to act like they are all just concerned about law and order is utter bullshit.

      1. Seeing as this took place in Boston, the guy probably wasn’t even Mexican. Most Latinos there are Puerto Rican, Dominican, or from Central or South America.

        1. I would be hilarious to find out the guys was Puerto Rican – he wouldn’t even be an immigrant in the first place.

      2. In Boston ? You really think there are Trump supporters in Boston ?

        1. There are stupid people everywhere, Res.

    2. When you talk to the trumpkins, it becomes obvious that they’re the sort of folks who think peeing on a homeless person — a loser, in the Trump vernacular — is “doing something.” I am shocked that they contained themselves enough to not make loud, wet fart noises during the last debate.

  21. massholes

  22. I lived in Boston and Richmond in the 80s.

    Boston was light-years more racist. Not even close.

    Don’t ever change, Boston.

    1. Minorities commit all the crimes (in the urban areas at least) according to the 11 o clock news in Boston.

      Either 1. the news is misleading or 2. other cities are suffering equally, and ought to match our racism.

  23. Scott Leader, 38, told them it was OK to assault the man because he was Hispanic and homeless.

    I wonder if this will be a scene in the upcoming FO4.

    #BOSTONSTRONG!

  24. When a couple of black guys kill a white policeman and cite Obama’s mentioning of constant white racism in policing, is he responsible?

    As far as Trump’s response…so what? He speaks too quickly sometimes.

    Plus…1. they allegedly beat him 2. therefore allegedly said what they said

    Reason is no more accurate than any other news org writing a scathing editorial about something that turns out not to be true a couple of weeks later. I seem to recall they were up in arms about the gentle little guy in Ferguson being killed in the beginning.

    1. Nick went out of his way to say Trump wasn’t responsible. More so then I would’ve. And your leading point is a deflection on Trump’s responsibility?

      “So what? He speaks too quickly sometimes”

      So what? Speaking before thinking isn’t a relevant trait for the Presidency? You want our head of state to come out with whatever the first thing that pops into his head is?

      1. Yes. After all the teleprompted lies, I’ll take refreshing honesty and outspokenness with a side of occasional foot-in-mouth.

  25. Nick, the only actual conservatives “tripping balls” over Trump are selling something. The rest are conservative the way Father Coughlin was “conservative”. As in not at all. Name drop Edmund Burke on them and they’re like “oh that GOPe, cuckservative, RINO?” Mention “first principles” and they think of Mr. Johnson from 1st grade.

  26. Obama has lowered the bar so far, that Trump still looks good by comparison.

  27. He actually did fairly well in his question and answer session, I’m sorry to say, but the behavior of his supporters is frightening and saddening. We really are turning into a latter-day Weimar Republic.

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