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Mayor Peter Buttgieg, the failed leader of South Bend now running for president, picked a fight with Mike Pence by trying to accuse him of bigotry. Then he went out and met with an actual bigot to seek his support.

Pete Buttigieg lunches with Al Sharpton as he works to court African American voters

South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg lunched with Rev. Al Sharpton in Harlem on Monday, receiving advice on winning over the African American community and how to talk about his sexuality with voters.

“We have got to deal with homophobia in all communities, including the black community, including the faith community,” Sharpton said, who has long spoken out against homophobia and called for greater LGBTQ inclusion. “We are saying that people ought to be judged on their merits.”

That’s CNN, which intersects with reality almost as often as Hailey’s Comet.


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