Over the last few days, Republican leaders have been rescinding their support of Donald Trump in droves, and even standard-bearers like Paul Ryan have had to say that they can’t defend him or campaign for him anymore. Maybe Trump could’ve survived that. But now, with a pair of earthshaking new revelations, it’s impossible to escape the idea that Trump is just done. After all, there’s no route to the White House when you don’t have the votes of Azealia Banks and Aaron Carter anymore.
Back in February, on her since-deleted Twitter, the fight-starting club-rapper Banks announced her intentions to vote for Trump: “I think Trump is the only one who truly has the balls to bust up big business. Hilary is too tied in with them and Bernie has no clout… In conclusion, I think Donald trump is evil like America is evil and in order for America to keep up with itself it needs him.”
But now, as Pitchfork reports, Banks says that she regrets endorsing Trump. In a pair of Facebook posts, Banks (who also claims that she’s signed a deal with the RZA) admits that she “made a major mistake endorsing toupey-toupee”:
Meanwhile, also in February, the former teen idol Carter offered this on Twitter:
— aaroncarter (@aaroncarter) February 27, 2016
But as of yesterday, he takes it all back:
No. I'm not supporting Donald trump anymore.
— aaroncarter (@aaroncarter) October 11, 2016
Meanwhile, the world waits with baited breath to see if Kid Rock will affirm or deny his own endorsement.