Donald Trump's appearance at an African-American church in Flint generated attention on Wednesday -- but probably not the kind he was looking for.
As the footage spread online of Rev. Green Faith Timmons stopping Trump for politicizing his remarks, the Republican presidential nominee was heckled online for what was called an attempt to exploit the city's water crisis for the sake of a photo opportunity, as seen below.
Props to the preacher in Flint who just hit the gong on Trump mid-speech.— Laurie Crosswell (@Laurie Crosswell)1473883485.0
Donald Trump speaking in #Flint gets cut off. We don't want your BS.— Lori 🌊🌊 (@Lori 🌊🌊)1473884346.0
Trump's visit to #Flint was another cheap photo-op just like his visit to Louisiana to hand out play doh.— Vote for Ossoff and Warnock (@Vote for Ossoff and Warnock)1473884679.0
Listen to the end. It's clear that Trump has absolutely no understanding of the Flint drinking water issues. https://t.co/JggbkDyMfu— Axomamma (@Axomamma)1473884970.0
Trump, the best negotiater , the big talker crumbles at the hands of a powerful black women #Flint— Don (@Don)1473885099.0
@kylegriffin1 That preacher has more guts than some journalists to call Trump out— Shelby💃 (@Shelby💃)1473885858.0
However, Trump's supporters -- naturally -- took umbrage with the reverend's actions, as exemplified below: