Last weekend at Essence Fest, Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) reportedly went on a tirade directed at President Donald Trump. According to Breitbart News, Waters raged at Trump, calling him an “SOB” and saying, “We don’t take shit from nobody.”
Waters took issue with Trump comments that called NFL national anthem protestors like Colin Kaepernick “sons of bitches,” reportedly saying about Trump, “He’s the only SOB I know.”
The speech was meant to empower women of color in the audience. Waters has been vocal in her wishes to impeach Trump. She said she wasn’t afraid or intimidated by the president.
“Show Donald Trump who we are!” Waters reportedly yelled before she left the stage. “We don’t take shit from nobody.”
The louder these Trump critics screech, it seems, the faster his poll numbers shoot up. Free speech is a beautiful thing sometimes–it gives people enough rope to hang themselves–figuratively, of course.
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