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Guess Who Just Defended Trump's Anti-Clinton 'Star of David' Tweet

"Political correctness run amok."

Image via Twitter

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump tweeted, then deleted an attack ad Saturday that featured Democratic rival Hillary Clinton and what some claimed to be a red Star of David with the words, “Most Corrupt Candidate Ever!”

CNN’s Jeremy Diamond captured a screenshot of the tweet before it was deleted, and posted it to Twitter:

Trump was quick to post a modified ad containing a red circle instead of the six-point star:

Others, however, were not so quick to forget:

But one person did come to the candidate's defense: Former Trump campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski.

Image source: CNN

Appearing on CNN's "State of the Union" Sunday, Lewandowski accused Trump critics of "read[ing] into something that's not there." He noted that the six-point star is the same symbol used by sheriffs across the country to represent law enforcement and called the backlash against Trump's the tweet "political correctness run amok."

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