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Central Park performance of ‘Julius Caesar’ features senators stabbing Trump to death

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According to Mediaite, this summer’s installment of New York City’s “Shakespeare in the Park” features a performance of The Bard’s Julius Caesar inspired by President Donald Trump — and will include the eponymous character inspired by the president being stabbed to death on the Senate floor.

The classic death scene of Julius Caesar involves two of the leader’s close friends, Cassius and Brutus, stabbing him to death on the Roman Senate’s floor.

In this summer’s rendition in Central Park, Caesar is “dressed in a business suit, with a royal blue tie, hanging a couple inches below the belt line, with reddish-blonde hair,” according to Laura Shaeffer, an audience member who spoke to a local radio station.

She also told interviewers that an American flag hung over the Senate assassination scene, though no changes were made to the script that alluded to Trump.

“They had the full murder scene onstage, and blood was spewing everywhere out of his body,” Shaeffer told AM 970 THE ANSWER. “It was the on-stage murder of the president of the United States.”

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According to Shaeffer, the woman playing Caesar’s wife Calpurnia resembles Melania Trump, and even had a “Slavic accent.”

The “Trumpian Caesar” performance is the second time in a week that graphic depictions of the president’s murder have made headlines following the controversy over Kathy Griffin’s now-infamous beheaded Trump photoshoot.

You can read a description of the Trump-inspired performance of Julius Caesar via Playbill.

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Cop says Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez should be shot following Trump’s racist targeting of The Squad

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Following racist attacks on members of The Squad by President Donald Trump and his supporters, a police officer in Louisiana reportedly said that one of the congresswomen of color should be shot.

Trump has been lashing out at the four first-term congresswomen, who include Representatives Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), and Rashida Tlaib (D-MI).

"A Gretna police officer posted a comment on his Facebook page this past week calling U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez a 'vile idiot' who 'needs a round, and I don't mean the kind she used to serve,'" NOLA reported Saturday.

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Despite the White House no longer holding daily press briefings, Phillips praised the "access" she receives from the administration.

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The real problem wasn’t the racism — it was the Trump taking ‘the Lord’s name in vain’ twice: supporter

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One Trump supporter in West Virginia also criticized the speech, but not for the racist targeting of Rep. Ilhan Omar.

State Senator Paul Hardesty, a Democrat, wrote to the White House to complain about Trump's use of the word "goddamn."

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