A Twitter play, in 3 acts….
Act 1 — The Hill reports that Capitol Hill interns were turned down by an Uber driver because they were wearing MAGA hats:
— The Hill (@thehill) July 15, 2018
Act 2 — Dem strategist Greg Pinelo weighed in on how it’s OK for the Uber driver to be afraid of “young whites in MAGA hats”:
This driver may have been a person of color or gay. Given the wave of violence being perpetrated by Trump supporters around the country against these folks, s/he would certainly have had a reasonable fear of young whites in MAGA hats. That should be taken into account. https://t.co/gj4KtAs6bV
— Greg Pinelo (@gregpinelo) July 15, 2018
Act 3 — Here is the “white” intern that was denied a ride because of his hat:
Screenshot for posterity: