You Knew Trump Was Going to Make the Baylor Women's Basketball Team's Visit Real Weird

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The Baylor women’s basketball team, this year’s NCAA champions, visited the White House today and presented the president with a jersey. Trump, of course, made it real weird.

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That’s a uh... weird thing to say! Why would you say that?

Baylor coach Kim Mulkey did a reasonable job of being pretty low key about it, deflecting with a comment about how maybe he could give it to Melania instead. It’s was unclear just whose arms in particular the president was talking about but... in the context of a women’s basketball team... Yuck, man.

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Also to Mulkey’s credit, this:

We’ll call that a dunk, sure.

Contributing Writer, Splinter

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