Actor Jesse Williams attends the 2016 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 26, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.
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Melania Trump’s speech at the Republican National Convention was remarkably similar to the one Michelle Obama delivered in 2008 at the Democratic National Convention.

Toni Akindele
Jul, 19, 2016

Melania Trump’s speech at the Republican National Convention was remarkably similar to the one Michelle Obama delivered in 2008 at the Democratic National Convention.

Jesse Williams Perfectly Articulates Anger Over Shooting Death of Alton Sterling

Maybe her speechwriter didn’t think anyone would notice or mind, but the aftermath was quite the contrary. Following Mrs. Trump’s speech, Jesse Williams began a Twitter tirade of other #FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes, mockingly crediting her for quotes from the likes of Black artists and activists – and it’s hilarious.

If Chimamanda Adichie Ngozi could work all these quotes into a short story, well, that would just be icing on the cake.

 

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