Maxine Waters says Trump is too dumb ‘to spell his own wife’s name’

Maxine Waters says Trump is too dumb ‘to spell his own wife’s name’
Waters mustering a studious look (Image: MSNBC video screen grab)

[Ed. – Pot calling the kettle black]

Rep. Maxine Waters continued her war of words with President Trump Saturday in Oakland, with the Los Angeles Democrat saying Trump was “embarrassing us every day” during his trip through Europe.

“He’s over there supposedly meeting on NATO. He doesn’t know a darn thing about it,” Waters, a Los Angeles Democrat told a meeting of the California Democratic Party’s women’s caucus. “He doesn’t even understand what GDP is. As a matter of fact, he doesn’t even know how to spell his own wife’s name.”

Waters has been critcized by Trump and by some of her fellow Democrats, including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-San Francisco, for comments she’s made urging people to protest Trump Cabinet members in public.

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Last month in Los Angeles, Waters said, “if you see anybody from that Cabinet in a restaurant, in a department store, at a gasoline station, you get out and you create a crowd and you push back on them and you tell them they are not welcome anymore, anywhere,” Waters said. “Mr. President, we will see you every day, every hour of the day, everywhere that we are. We’re going to let you know you cannot get away with this.”

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