While trolling around twitter on Sunday evening, I noticed Samuel L. Jackson criticizing Donald Trump for passing out Play Doh:
Trump & Pence in La, passing out much needed supplies to victims of Flood. Where would Play Doh be on the list?! pic.twitter.com/E094tLuzIJ
— Samuel L. Jackson (@SamuelLJackson) August 20, 2016
Jackson was one of many on twitter beating up on Trump for handing out Play Doh.
Now I would normally be the last person to argue with the former head of S.H.I.E.L.D, and narrator of the children’s book “Go The F**k To Sleep” but just in case he was bitten by one of those snakes on that plane, I decided to check out the charge Monday morning just to double check.
It is true that Trump sent an 18-wheeler full of supplies to meet him in Louisiana to hand out to the people whose lives were damaged by the flooding, and it is also true the truck contained some Play Doh. However, it is also true that Trump delivered much more than toys to the flood-ravaged people.
As reported by Snopes: “a[n ABC News] video of Trump helping to unload a truck clearly shows that he donated much more than Play-Doh…
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