Melania Trump Sure Sounds Like 2008 Michelle Obama

Melania Trump took the stage on the first night of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, Ohio on Monday, July 18th.

As the Republican crowd cheered, they did not know that they were really cheering for the words Michelle Obama spoke at the Democratic National Convention in 2008.

That is pure plagiarism.

While Melania Trump most likely did not write the speech, the speechwriter clearly lifted it directly from Michelle Obama’s 2008 address.

7/18, 10:03pm: Prior to her speech, Melania Trump told NBC’s Matt Lauer,¬†“I wrote [the speech]…with [as] little help as possible.”

7/19, 2:32pm:
Trump speechwriter, Paul Manafort responds to the plagiarism claims:

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