Via Garance Franke-Ruta, Donald Trump continues his campaign to improve the GOP's image in the eyes of a needlessly wary African-American community:

The show's host, Fred Dicker -- who is also the New York Post's state editor, read a recent poll showing Obama's sky-high support among African-Americans. 

Trump said the numbers were troubling and pointed to Hillary Clinton as proof that he probably won't get the kind of support among African-Americans that he deserves. "I tell it like it is," Trump said. "[Y]ou'll hear a political reporter go on and say it had nothing to do with race.  But how come she had such a tiny piece of the vote? And you know, it's a very sad thing. 

"I have a great relationship with the blacks. I've always had a great relationship with the blacks. But unfortunately, it seems that, you know, the numbers you cite are very, very frightening numbers."

It's utterly predictable that mindless African-American voters would ally themselves with an incumbent Democratic president, and disregard appeals to "the blacks." That's the real racism.

Everybody's so sensitive, these days. You can't even call out these "fucking faggot" refs anymore. I'm saying, I was frustrated.To anyone who took offense, I apologize for using the word "fucking." 

Wait. I'm not homophic. The fact that you'd say so, shows that you're actually heterophobic.

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