The Republican National Committee demonstrated a severe misunderstanding of Internet culture on Monday, the first official day of its convention, when it turned on the live chat feature of its YouTube stream.
With a barrage of "cuck"s and n-words, alt-right trolls quickly transformed what could have been an ignorable dialogue between cam girl bots into a pop-up 4chan board.
The live chat was eventually disabled, but here are some of the greatest hits.
The sets of letters are very similar, but Italians are not Latinos:
To be honest, I don't recall which speaker this was referring to, but — based on my middle school understanding of the insult — it's universally applicable:
CAPS LOCK NON SEQUITURS:
If nothing else, the thread allowed the opportunity to bridge divides:
What did we learn today?:
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