Steve Schmidt Slams Trump's Tone-Deaf Answer To Jewish Journalist


During yesterday's bat sh*t crazy 77 minute press conference Trump was about to be asked a question about anti-semitism by Jake Turx, an Orthodox Jewish reporter for Ami Magazine, a weekly published in Brooklyn.

It did not go well.

The New York Times has the video of the cringeworthy exchange during which time Trump actually barks at Turx to sit down, accuses him of not asking a "fair question" even though a question was never actually asked and then, when Turx tried to get a question in, was told "quiet, quiet, quiet" by a ranting Trump.

Here was the exchange:

Turx: What we are concerned about and what we haven’t really heard being addressed is an uptick in anti-Semitism and how the government is planning to take care of it. There’s been a report out that 48 bomb threats have been made against Jewish centers all across the country in the last couple of weeks. There are people committing anti-Semitic acts or threatening to——

Trump: That's not a fair question. Sit down. I understand the rest of your question.

Note: no question was asked.

Before listening to the question, Trump ranted the following incomprehensible stream of consciousness blather:

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