Ice Cube Responds After Eric Trump Shares Manipulated Photo Suggesting Rapper and 50 Cent Are Team Trump

85



Ice Cube has responded to a clearly edited photograph shared by Eric Trump exhibiting himself and 50 Cent sporting Trump hats, regardless of such a headwear second by no means having really occurred.Cube quoted the tweet in query on Tuesday, including solely “N**** please…” as commentary. Shortly after Cube’s response, the tweet—which was flagged by Twitter with a “manipulated media” warning—was eliminated.And whereas the photograph Trump tweeted out and captioned with “two great, courageous Americans” (alongside a pair of American flag emojis) was certainly clearly the product of modifying, under yow will discover a side-by-side comparability of the faux and the true for sheer posterity’s sake:Notably, the unfold of this faux photograph arrives after Cube obtained criticism for working with the Trump group on the Contract With Black America (CWBA). Last week, Cube responded to the criticism, stating that “both parties” had contacted him. Later, T.I. got here to Cube’s protection.”I think people are being presumptuous,” T.I., who not too long ago deemed his 2018 debate observe with MAGA-era Kanye West a “perfect record,” informed Power 106 in a latest interview.50 Cent, in the meantime, is contemporary off telling his followers to “vote for Trump” due solely to his obvious disagreement with Biden’s tax plan for these making $400,000 or extra yearly. Predictably, 50’s feedback had been shortly amplified by a variety of MAGA followers.And for these retaining tabs on the Trump household’s historical past of receiving “manipulated media” flags on Twitter, one other latest instance noticed the POTUS getting slapped with one after sharing a tweet through which he claimed he was now “immune” to COVID-19. At the time, a Twitter rep informed Reuters that the tweet marked an instance of “misleading health claims” relating to the coronavirus pandemic.