Rupert Murdoch: Ben Carson Would Be A ‘Real Black President’

217
Republish
Reprint



News Corporation CEO Rupert Murdoch took to his Twitter account to suggest that Barack Obama is not a ‘real black president.’

Murdoch-Carson

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Murdoch tweeted that Republican Presidential candidate Ben Carson is ‘terrific’ then asked, “What about a real black president who can properly address the racial divide?”

Murdoch-tweet

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

That didn’t go down too well on Twitter.

Murdoch-tweet2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Murdoch-tweet3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Murdoch-tweet4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12 hours later, Murdoch tweeted an apology saying there was “no offence meant” and that he found “both men charming,” obviously referring to Obama and Carson.

Murdoch-apology

 

 

 

 

 

The ‘apology’ didn’t go down well either.

Apology-tweet

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Apology-tweet2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nathaniel Brown, spokesman for 21st Century Fox, the media giant co-chaired by Murdoch, told  NBC News in an emailed response, “We don’t comment on his tweets.”

We can understand why. This isn’t the first time Murdoch has tweeted an offensive message.



Just this past January, he suggested most “Moslems” should be held accountable for the attack on Charlie Hebdo in Paris, France.

He tweeted, “Maybe most Moslems peaceful, but until they recognize and destroy their growing jihadist cancer they must be held responsible.”

Be sure to give us some ‘like’ on Facebook.

H/T: FON’s very own Cyborg, with thanks.

Image: NBC.

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2015 DeepStateNation.com