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Apparently Trump actually said ‘sh*thouse’, and people are questioning if it’s a word

Yes, we’re having this discussion.

As the fallout over Trump’s alleged remark about the U.S. accepting people from “shithole” countries continues, we might be all getting angry about the wrong word.

SEE ALSO: How foreign media translated Trump’s ‘shithole’ comment

The word uttered, according to a tweet by Washington Post’s White House reporter Josh Dawsey, apparently might be “shithouse.”

White House official told me tonight there is debate internally on whether Trump said “shithole” or “shithouse.” Perdue and Cotton seem to have heard latter, this person said, and are using to deny.

— Josh Dawsey (@jdawsey1) January 15, 2018 Read more…

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How foreign media translated Trump’s ‘shithole’ comment

It’s been a struggle for non-English speaking countries to properly translate the eloquent diction of President Donald Trump. Especially with his strong, stable grasp of the English language.

This week proved quite the challenge with Trump’s reported comment Thursday about immigrants from “shithole countries” like Haiti, El Salvador, and those in Africa. The “vulgar language” tends to lose its meaning if directly translated, so foreign media reached for the right way to convey what the American president was really trying to say.

SEE ALSO: Trump’s racist ‘sh*thole’ comment: Who censored and who didn’t? Read more…

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Here’s what happens when you ask Donald Trump if he’s a racist

In the wake of President Trump’s comments about immigrants from “shithole” countries, reporters’ gloves have come off.

SEE ALSO: Trump reportedly asked why the US accepts people from ‘sh*thole’ countries

At what should have been a routine photo op in which Trump signed a proclamation to honor Martin Luther King Jr., day, reporters directly asked Trump to face up to his remarks.

One reporter just straight up went there and asked, “Mr. President, are you a racist?” 

On Thursday, President Trump reportedly said in a meeting while discussing immigration policy, “Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?” Read more…

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