My question for Sean Spicer

White House press secretary was apparently accosted in an Apple Store this weekend by a woman asking impertinent questions.

I am sure there will be plenty of discussion about whether this was an appropriate tactic, and hand-wringing from pundits about how the inability of a toady like Spicer to buy a new phone in peace is the real problem. More interesting to me, though, is Spicer's reported response:

It’s "such a great country that allows you to be here," Spicer responded.

Why, whatever could Mr. Spicer be implying, I wonder. Does he have immediate knowledge of her residency status, or is he just assuming the because of the color of her skin, she is not a citizen? Or maybe he thinks people who aren't white can't be real Americans.

Maybe someone should ask him next time he's at the grocery store.

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