Reporter Jokes About VICIOUSLY Assassinating Trump

  • 2019-02-06
  • Source: AAN
  • by: AAN Staff
Jemele Hill, a writer at The Atlantic and a former anchor at ESPN tweeted that instead of shouting "whose mans is this" as one tweet suggested in a grammatically incorrect slight to President Donald Trump that Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) should've violated decorum shouting "GETCHO HAND OUT MY POCKET."

Hill has since deleted her tweet, undoubtedly because of the phrase's infamous origins. (Mediaite)
 

“GETCHO HAND OUT MY POCKET” is a reference to the assassination of Malcolm X by three Nation of Islam members in 1965. The phrase was shouted just before he was killed with a double-barrel shotgun and a handguns.

Hill was subsequently criticized for making the reference:

 
 Source: AAN
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