Hillary Clinton’s #BasketOfDeplorables Trends on Twitter

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#BasketOfDeplorables has begun trending on Twitter following comments by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton calling Trump supporters bigots and a “basket of deplorables.”

Speaking to a group of Donors, Clinton said, “To just be grossly generalistic, you can put half of Trump supporters into what I call the basket of deplorables, right? Racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic, Islamophobic, you name it.”

Users took to Twitter to express their disdain and began trending the hashtag #BasketOfDeplorables with approximately 60K tweets.

It even seems that Clinton may have inadvertently created the next Trump meme with the phrase



Lucas Nolan is a conservative who regularly contributes articles on censorship and free speech to Breitbart. Follow him on Twitter@LucasNolan_ or email him at lucas@yiannopoulos.net


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