The jokes truly do write themselves. Former The Apprentice star Omarosa Manigault has been named Donald Trump’s director of African-American Outreach.
“I’m happy to take up that cause for Donald Trump,” she told MSNBC. She said her new role is “an extension” of the work she’d been doing at the National Diversity Coalition for Trump.
Recent polls have shown that Trump had 0% approval among black voters in Ohio and Pennsylvania, key states. Trump recently was invited to speak at the NAACP annual convention, but he declined.
Manigualt, however, insisted that Trump has big support in the African American community. “I’m just wondering who they called because those numbers would be flawed,” Manigualt said. “My reality is that I’m surrounded by people who to want see Donald Trump as the next president of the United States, who are African-American.”
If that is truly Omarosa’s reality then she is even more deranged than most people suspect.
No shots, and good luck with that. But seriously, this is the best gig she could get from the GOP candidate she considers a