You know why you have a comedian, a rapper and a football player out to talk about the concerns of the community? Because that’s the positions you’re used to seeing us in. You’d rather have black people be football players, comedians and rappers than the president. You would rather see us run the ball than run the country.
— D.L. Hughley in a Facebook video addressing Pres.-Elect Donald Trump, in criticising his fellow “Original King of Comedy” Steve Harvey having a meeting with with him, 14 Jan. 2017. (Whether this makes up for Hughley’s comment about Debbie Reynolds’ death remains to be seen.) Via Vibe.com