Donald Trump delivered a tongue-in-cheek response to Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's comment about his supporters belonging in a "basket of deplorables" — using a Les Miserables-themed backdrop at his event tonight in Miami.
He entered the event to the song "Do You Hear the People Sing?" from the famous musical, and the backdrop featured the words "Les Deplorables."
Trump walks out to Les Miserables song with "Les Deplorables" sign behind him pic.twitter.com/8FGLKL3TU5— Nick Corasaniti (@NYTnickc) September 16, 2016
At a recent fundraiser, Clinton said that half of Trump's supporters belong in what she would call a "basket of deplorables" — including racists and misogynists.
Later, she expressed "regret" for over-generalizing.
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