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Comedian Uses President Trump's Own Insult And Photo Against Him

By Koh Mochizuki

In an emotional video, San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz begged for more help from the federal government after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico. Cruz said:

I will do what I never thought I was going to do: I am begging. I am begging anyone that can hear us to save us from dying. If anybody out there is listening to us, we are dying. And you are killing us with the inefficiency and bureaucracy.

In response, President Trump attacked Cruz on Twitter. In case you missed it:


As is so often the case, Trump's words came back to haunt him.

Comedy writer Jess Dweck captioned a photo with one of Trump's comments: