Entrepenuer and reality star Donald Trump not only ignited some fireworks on CNN today with host Wolf Blitzer, but he also set off actor Zach Braff.
In an interview with Blitzer, the billionaire questioned President Obama’s birth certificate. The remarks provoked a heated debate about the president’s birth place and Blitzer told Trump he was being “a little ridiculous.”
“Here’s the question,” Blitzer said. “Did the conspiracy start in 1961 where the Honolulu Star-Bulletin and the Honolulu advertiser contemporaneously published announcements that he was born in Hawaii?”
“That’s right. And many people put those announcements in because they wanted to get the benefits of being so-called born in this country,” Trump said. “Many people did it. It was something that was done by many people even though they weren’t born in the country. You know and so do I. And so do a lot of your viewers, although you don’t have many viewers, Wolf.”
After hearing the remarks, Braff went off on a tweeting rampage against Trump: