Trump didn't take well to the reference in the CNNinterview, and decided in turn to insult LeBron's intelligence. As James said in the interview, Trump has not only repeatedly over the years, during his campaign and now as POTUS showcased his racist beliefs, he's emboldened some Americans to do the same.
Trump wrote, "Lebron James was just interviewed by the dumbest man on television, Don Lemon". In the interview, James showcases his new school for underprivileged kids, discusses his upbringing, and touches on the current state of race in America.
The future NBA Hall of Famer responded, "I would never sit across from him".
Trump has repeatedly and strongly criticized the NFL in particular for not punishing players who kneel during the national anthem in a form of protest.
Lemon fired back: "Who's the real dummy?" Lemon tweeted. "A man who puts kids in classrooms or one who puts kids in cages?" The school is aimed at providing comprehensive services for at-risk youth, and James is providing $8 million in funding for it through his LeBron James Family Foundation.
Responses to the President's comments have been harsh and swift, crossing party lines. By the way, all-around he's better than Michael Jordan.
Fox News host Laura Ingraham, a vocal Trump supporter, called James and fellow basketball star Kevin Durant ignorant and suggested they "shut up and dribble". "I believe there's someone else out there". "They always use it to say 'OK, this is even more motivation, this is even more a way for me to even be more powerful.' And they're the reason why we are here today".
James has been outspoken in his dislike for Trump in the past.
The government said the draft was not meant to drive people out and those struck out of the list would have a chance to reapply. Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu assured Mr Sharma that he would look in to the matter after the debate ob NRC is concluded.
Though Mars is closest to the Earth in 15 years is a phenomenon for our generation, it is nowhere as big a deal as it was in 2003. Now that we've gotten all of that out of the way, what does this mean for you, the novice astronomer or general sky-watcher?
President Donald Trump said here on Monday that he is ready to meet with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani without preconditions . The U.S.'s negotiating partners have been seeking to shore up the agreement and its restrictions on Iran's nuclear program.
That resulted in a leak of toxic hypergolic propellant, but no damage to the hardware and no injuries to the test team, he said. In speeches, he's fond of predicting that the first person to step foot on the Red Planet will get there in a Boeing rocket.
He coached at Florida one more season and quit again, this time saying he wanted to devote more time to his wife and children. Urban Meyer was introduced as the "Breakfast Coach" for Ohio-based Bob Evans restaurants bright and early just four days ago.
He was moved into house arrest last month for health reasons, but US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said this was not enough. Sanders said the officials played "leading roles" in the arrest and detention of 50-year-old Andrew Brunson.
College Lake is a manmade lake, built in the early 1930s by the Virginia Department of Highways as part of the development of U.S. She said the plan next was to open a 3-foot by 3-foot sluice in order to lower reservoir levels to make it more safe.
Jordan Pickford would be a goalkeeper perfectly suited to Maurizio Sarri's style of play at Chelsea FC, according to Adam Bate. Willian was due to return to Chelsea earlier than Wednesday, but the delay is caused due to him failing to renew his passport.
India got off to a near ideal start with the opening duo of Murali Vijay (20 ) and Shikhar Dhawan (26 ) putting on a 50-run stand. Early on day 2, Sam Curran's wicket was taken by Mohammed Shammi to end England's innings at 287 runs.
It remains unclear how hard the group will work to defeat vulnerable Senate Democrats in West Virginia, Missouri and Montana. We do the ground game because we're not going to equivocate on who we're going to support. "She's gone", Deason predicted.
Google may help China censor sites
In the first half of 2018, China's national internet regulator shut down or revoked the license of more than 3000 websites. Beijing bans outright criticism of the government and mention of sensitive terms such as the Tiananmen Square massacre .
Russia Deploys Military Police on Golan Heights
He declined to say specifically where they were located, but said it was in the southern Golan, near the Jordanian border. Israel said the group was around 200m (656ft) from an Israeli fence in the zone, delineated by Israel and Syria in 1974.
Trump receives new letter from Kim Jong Un
Experts say that the painstaking identification process could take anywhere between days to decades to complete. Last Friday, . coinciding with the anniversary of the signing of Armistice Agreement , .
Tesla claims record revenue of $4B in Q2 2018
We believe its because the company has scaled down its level of ambitions for expensive and exotic automation production-aids. As of April, some 23% of reservation deposits for the Model 3 were refunded, according to Second Measure .
North Korea is working on new missiles
The meeting also saw officials discussing matters involving relations between North and South Korea, as well as regional issues. Indeed, the commitments regarding its nuclear weapons program were so vague as to be nearly meaningless, in my view.
Hunt for cathedral raiders who seized Sweden's crown jewels
Two men reportedly lifted them from locked glass boxes and made their getaway in a speedboat waiting at a nearby waterway. The cathedral was closed today, and a grassy area by the jetty was cordoned off as police inspected the ground for clues.