The head of the Conservative Political Action Committee on Saturday attacked critics noting CPAC's stage looks like a Nazi symbol.
Matt Schlapp made his denial after "Nazi" trended nationwide on Twitter as users discussed the stage looking like an Odal rune symbol.
And by "resembles," I mean "is identical to."— Ilyse Hogue (@Ilyse Hogue)1614448342.0
Would be easy for Matt Schlapp to address this today, apologize and make some small changes to the stage. Would… https://t.co/Ou0P1aethh— Simon Rosenberg (@Simon Rosenberg)1614435599.0
Schlapp, however, did not apologize. Instead he said, "stage design conspiracies are outrageous and slanderous."
Stage design conspiracies are outrageous and slanderous. We have a long standing commitment to the Jewish community… https://t.co/cupHpMKVje— Matt Schlapp (@Matt Schlapp)1614458864.0