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Former South Carolina GOP executive director Todd Kincannon (pictured) refuses to walk back his Super Bowl tweet insulting slain Florida teen, Trayvon Martin, just days before what would have been his 18th birthday.
In addition to calling Trayvon — who was gunned down on February 26, 2012 by so-called neighborhood watchman, George Zimmerman — a drugged-out thug, Kincannon compared him to the disturbed teenagers who carried out the massacre at Columbine High School and said that he “deserved to die.”
Read just a few of the disturbing tweets below:
This Super Bowl sucks more dick than adult Trayvon Martin would have for drug money.—
Todd Kincannon (@ToddKincannon) February 04, 2013
For the record, the vast majority of blacks and whites and Chinamen are not thuggy drugged-up criminals. Trayvon was. That's not racist.—
Todd Kincannon (@ToddKincannon) February 05, 2013
The internet, and the ability to type whatever one feels without repercussions, sure has made a lot of people brave.
In an appearance on HuffPost Live Monday, Kincannon said that his tweets were “satire” and meant to illuminate how “the left” had romanticized Trayvon’s murder: