VIDEO: Don King Just Dropped N-Word in Donald Trump Intro in Cleveland Heights


Of all souls, it's Don King — he of the recent City Council street naming brouhaha, #nothappening — introducing presidential candidate Donald Trump at a Cleveland Heights Town Hall with local pastors and Fox News' Sean Hannity Wednesday morning.

Hold on to your hats. They are scheduled to discuss "Midwest Values."

King, who stomped a man to death in Cleveland before his successful career as a boxing promoter and Call & Post financier, was speaking on the plight of black people in America — genuflecting toward Trump's "what have you got to lose" sales pitch to African-American voters — and he let the N-word slip.

Trump's seated coterie found it all hilarious. 
  

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Sam Allard

Sam Allard is the Senior Writer at Scene, in which capacity he covers politics and power and writes about movies when time permits. He's a graduate of the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University and the NEOMFA at Cleveland State. Prior to joining Scene, he was encamped in Sarajevo, Bosnia, on an...
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