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10/22/2016 04:10 pm ET Updated Oct 22, 2016

Chelsea Handler Destroys Trump's Racism Defense In One Sobering Tweet

Bottoms up!
Drink the pain away.
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Drink the pain away.

Here’s a fun game!

If Donald Trump is the least racist person you’ve ever met, then you’ve: A) Learned to live in complete solitude since birth. B) Infiltrated an undercover white supremacist group à la Daniel Radcliffe. C) Recently awoken from a “Sleeping Beauty”-like slumber and missed this entire 2016 election campaign. D) Delete your account immediately. 

The Republican presidential nominee has pledged to ban Muslims from entering the U.S. and frequently used racially charged language about immigrants and inner-city residents.

Yet Trump told a reporter in Columbus, Ohio, on Thursday that he’s “the least racist person you’ve ever met,” without the slightest hint of irony. 

Thankfully, comedian Chelsea Handler is here to break down Trump’s claim for all those who need some clarification about what his statement really means. 

“If Donald Trump is the “least racist person you’ve ever met,” then I’m the most sober person you’ve ever met,” the author of Are You There, Vodka? It’s Me, Chelsea tweeted. 

There’s only 16 days until this election is finally over. Cheers!

CORRECTION: A previous version of this article misstated the title of Handler’s book. 

Editor’s note: Donald Trump regularly incites political violence and is a serial liarrampant xenophoberacistmisogynist and birther who has repeatedly pledged to ban all Muslims ― 1.6 billion members of an e

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