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Donald Trump Jr. sparks outrage after likening Syrian refugees to poisoned Skittles - Chicago Tribune

With 42 words, a hashtag and a bowl of Skittles, Donald Trump Jr. set out to illustrate what he saw as the danger of letting Syrian refugees into the United States. Instead, he set the Internet ablaze with controversy. In a tweet, the Republican ...and more »

Donald Trump Jr.'s Skittles Tweet Fits a Pattern - New York Times

Donald Trump Jr. — a close political adviser to his father, Donald J. Trump, the Republican nominee for president — posted on Twitter on Monday night an image of a white bowl full of rainbow-colored Skittles. The image came with this text: “If I had ...and more »

How Mars Inc Handled The SkittleGate PR Nightmare Perfectly - Forbes

Yesterday, Donald Trump Jr. compared Syrian refugees to Skittles. He tweeted out a picture of a bowl of the brightly colored fruit candies with a statement saying that three poisoned Skittles in such a bowl is equivalent to "our Syrian refugee problem ...and more »

The strange history and ugly core of Donald Trump Jr.'s Skittles tweet, explained - Vox

The millions of people who've fled Syria have risked their lives to escape ISIS. The most memorable image of them was a 3-year-old boy who was photographed after his death, drowned on a beach in Turkey, which rocketed around social media just a year ...and more »

This is why Donald Trump Jr.'s Skittles meme makes no sense - Mashable

UPDATE: Sept. 20, 2016, 2:39 p.m. AEST "Skittles are candy. Refugees are people," a Mars spokesperson told Mashable in response to Donald Trump Jr.'s tweet. While he declined to comment further, the spokesperson said the company does not feel it's an ...and more »

Donald Trump Jr. Compares Syrian Refugees to Skittles That 'Would Kill You' - New York Times

Donald Trump Jr. is facing intense backlash on social media after he posted a message on Twitter Monday night that compared Syrian refugees to a bowl of Skittles sprinkled with a few that “would kill you.” “This image says it all. Let's end the ...and more »

Donald Trump Jr. Compares Syrian Refugees to Skittles - ABC News

Donald Trump Jr., a son of the Republican presidential nominee, took to Twitter on Monday to publish a graphic that likened Syrian refugees to Skittles. The graphic asked the question, “If I had a bowl of skittles and I told you just three would kill you.and more »

Donald Trump Jr compares Syrian refugees to poisoned Skittles - The Guardian

Donald Trump Jr has used a Twitter post to liken Syrian refugees to poisoned Skittles and suggest that America should not accept any. Donald Trump Jr. (@DonaldJTrumpJr). This image says it all. Let's end the politically correct agenda that doesn't put ...and more »

Donald Trump Jr tweet: 'I'm a refugee' says Skittles photographer - BBC News

Donald Trump Jr's tweet comparing Skittles to refugees has caused a furore on social media. In a new development, the man who took the photo of the Skittles has revealed himself to be a former refugee. David Kittos, 48, from Guildford, UK, woke up to ...and more »

Donald Trump Jr.'s Skittles Tweet Highlights His Key Campaign Role - ABC News

Using Skittles to make a point about "our Syrian refugee problem" didn't go over too well with Mars Inc., but the candy maker's rebuke of Donald Trump Jr.'s controversial tweet is hardly a first. The eldest Trump son posted a photo of a bowl of ...and more »