Trump Attacks LeBron James And Don Lemon In Latest Twitter Rant

Donald Trump insults Le Bron James on Twitter

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And he's rejecting the premise like an opponent's ill-advised layup.

"Lebron James was just interviewed by the dumbest man on television, Don Lemon", the President responded via Twitter.

And Geraldo Rivera, the journalist and Trump confidant, broke with the president to say he wished Trump "turned other cheek re KingJames & donlemon While I disagree with their conclusion that POTUS is using sports to divide America along racial lines, they're both honest & intelligent men".

Players from both the National Basketball Association and NFL quickly reacted to Trump's insult and many didn't mince their words.

Twitter was ablaze with reactions to the President's ridiculous comments. It also appears as though Trump took Michael Jordan's side in the Lebron vs. Jordan debate saying, "I like Mike!" He also created a program for parents of the at-risk children to return to complete their high school educations, and he has planned an institute to help prepare high-school-age students for college.

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"I can't sit back and say nothing", James said in his CNN interview.

"Sports was the first time I was ever around someone white", revealed the four-time NBA MVP. And I got an opportunity to see them and learn about them and we became very good friends. But it's from this existence that his "I Promise School" has been born.

James had just opened a school for underprivileged children in Ohio.

"Both Amadou [Gallo Fall, NBA managing director for Africa] and I have spoken directly to LeBron James, and he has stated that he would very much like to come to Africa and be part of the game". I know the trials and tribulations they go through.

Lemon asked James if he had any aspirations of running for office. Ben Simmons said James is "a smart dude (and one of the most thoughtful athletes we have).You're a constant embarrassment". "But I think the president in charge now has given people - they don't care now, they throw it to your face", he said.

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