Try BlazeTV for Free
News

Donald Trump says Oprah 'meant nothing by' Obama-race claim

Image source: Donald Trump's Facebook page

One person who isn't piling on Oprah Winfrey for suggesting that some of President Obama's opponents are motivated by race: America's No. 1 game show host Donald Trump.

Donald Trump/Facebook

"The fact is I know Oprah very well. She's a fine woman," Trump said Thursday in a Q&A with his Facebook fans. "I consider Oprah a friend. I was on [her] show the last week with my family. It was a great honor for me. And Oprah is something special. She meant nothing by it."

It was in a recent interview with the BBC that Winfrey said, "there’s a level of disrespect for the [president's] office that occurs, and that occurs in some cases and maybe even many cases because he’s African-American."

One last thing…
Watch TheBlaze live and on demand on any device, anywhere, anytime.
try premium
Exclusive video
All Videos
Watch BlazeTV on your favorite device, anytime, anywhere.
Try BlazeTV for Free
Recommended
Daily News Highlights

Get the news that matters most delivered directly to your inbox.