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Booker Calls Trump ‘Physically Weak Specimen’ But Says He Shouldn’t Body Shame Him
WESH-TV (NBC 2; Orlando, Fla.)

Name: WESH-TV (NBC 2; Orlando, Fla.)


Late Night with Seth Meyers

Name: Late Night with Seth Meyers


Cory Booker

Name: Cory Booker

Employment: Newark, N.J.

Position: Mayor

, Seth Meyers

Name: Seth Meyers

Employment: NBC

Position: Actor

Event location
07/23/2019 02:18 am
JBDiaz (staff)
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MEYERS In all seriousness ░░░░░░░░ as we talk about ░░░░░░░░ which will be an ░░░░░░░░ thing in this campaign ░░░░░░░░ forward you talk about ░░░░░░░░ grace and you talk ░░░░░░░░ courageous empathy Can you ░░░░░░░░ a little bit to ░░░░░░░░ you mean by those ░░░░░░░░ and also the difficulty ░░░░░░░░ expressing those in practicing ░░░░░░░░ at a time where ░░░░░░░░ opponent will likely not ░░░░░░░░ using those BOOKER Yeah ░░░░░░░░ mean look I was ░░░░░░░░ on the Iowa stage ░░░░░░░░ we were so psyched ░░░░░░░░ of people there I ░░░░░░░░ about to jump up ░░░░░░░░ this guy sees me ░░░░░░░░ former tight end for ░░░░░░░░ University He s a ░░░░░░░░ guy he puts his ░░░░░░░░ around me and goes ░░░░░░░░ I want you to ░░░░░░░░ Donald Trump in the ░░░░░░░░ And I stop in ░░░░░░░░ tracks and I go ░░░░░░░░ that s a felony ░░░░░░░░ Laughter And you know ░░░░░░░░ Donald Trump is a ░░░░░░░░ who you understand he ░░░░░░░░ you and my testosterone ░░░░░░░░ makes me want to ░░░░░░░░ like punching him which ░░░░░░░░ be bad for this ░░░░░░░░ out of shape man ░░░░░░░░ he is if I ░░░░░░░░ that Laughter Cheering and ░░░░░░░░ Physically physically weak specimen ░░░░░░░░ physically weak specimen But ░░░░░░░░ see what I m ░░░░░░░░ there Even that s ░░░░░░░░ tactics And you don ░░░░░░░░ beat a bully like ░░░░░░░░ fighting him on his ░░░░░░░░ on his terms using ░░░░░░░░ turf He s the ░░░░░░░░ shamer he s the ░░░░░░░░ that shows tries to ░░░░░░░░ people in the gutter ░░░░░░░░ I and this is ░░░░░░░░ moral moment in America ░░░░░░░░ to me what we ░░░░░░░░ from our next leader ░░░░░░░░ after the time of ░░░░░░░░ vandalism that we re ░░░░░░░░ right now is we ░░░░░░░░ a leader that s ░░░░░░░░ going to call us ░░░░░░░░ the worst of who ░░░░░░░░ are but call us ░░░░░░░░ best of who we ░░░░░░░░ And we need to ░░░░░░░░ as a party Cheering ░░░░░░░░ Applause In this moral ░░░░░░░░ we need not to ░░░░░░░░ about necessarily what we ░░░░░░░░ against but what we ░░░░░░░░ for And the best ░░░░░░░░ of looking at this ░░░░░░░░ just our history The ░░░░░░░░ of our democracy have ░░░░░░░░ been free of the ░░░░░░░░ of bigotry hatred a ░░░░░░░░ Every generation has had ░░░░░░░░ I literally had one ░░░░░░░░ an Elder friend of ░░░░░░░░ text me saying listening ░░░░░░░░ Donald Trump s rally ░░░░░░░░ week he was talking ░░░░░░░░ words he was using ░░░░░░░░ him of a George ░░░░░░░░ rally that he watched ░░░░░░░░ black and white and ░░░░░░░░ it s in living ░░░░░░░░ But how did we ░░░░░░░░ them before First of ░░░░░░░░ don t mistake strength ░░░░░░░░ to be strong you ░░░░░░░░ to be mean We ░░░░░░░░ Bull Connor for example ░░░░░░░░ Birmingham not by bringing ░░░░░░░░ dogs and bigger firehoses ░░░░░░░░ matching his demagoguery with ░░░░░░░░ But these were incredible ░░░░░░░░ of activism that called ░░░░░░░░ the moral imagination of ░░░░░░░░ country that called us ░░░░░░░░ a greater a revival ░░░░░░░░ that civic race that ░░░░░░░░ black folks and white ░░░░░░░░ and more folks together ░░░░░░░░ relegated that demagogue to ░░░░░░░░ ash heap of history ░░░░░░░░ will not beat Donald ░░░░░░░░ by trying to be ░░░░░░░░ like him but by ░░░░░░░░ that we are not ░░░░░░░░ him We are not ░░░░░░░░ morally We are not ░░░░░░░░ mentally We re a ░░░░░░░░ nation and we re ░░░░░░░░ nation that unites Cheering ░░░░░░░░ Applause)
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