Piers Morgan (Reuters/Andrew Burton)

Piers Morgan trolls Twitter by claiming Muhammad Ali was more racist than Donald Trump

Apparently, while it's bad form to speak ill of the dead, it's perfectly acceptable to tweet ill of them

Scott Eric Kaufman
June 6, 2016 4:55PM (UTC)

Piers Morgan was in rare form this weekend, drawing attention to himself in the wake of Muhammad Ali's death by saying, and repeating, that:

His fellows on Twitter pointed out his ulterior motive:

Which criticism he took with characteristic grace and charm:


Well, at least he doesn't have to worry about this ever happening:

Scott Eric Kaufman

Scott Eric Kaufman is an assistant editor at Salon. He taught at a university, but then thought better of it. Follow him at @scottekaufman or email him at skaufman@salon.com.

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