07/17/2017

Reebok Just Made Their Position On Donald Trump Known By Taking A Shot At His French Trip In A Tweet

Alex Thomas, Rare

President Donald Trump’s trip to France was seen as successful on almost all fronts. He strengthened our relationship with our oldest ally, and personally, he seemed to have a very good relationship with French President Emmanuel Macron. However, like all international trips, there were a few blunders.

One of the most noticeable missteps was the moment that President Trump remarked on the French first lady’s body, saying, “You’re in such good shape,” then noting to President Macron, “she’s in such good physical shape. Beautiful.” Trump has been attacked for remarks seen as sexist before, and unsurprisingly, he took a bit of heat for his comments about Mrs. Macron.

On Twitter, sports apparel brand Reebok made a joke at the president’s expense.

 

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