Senior Advisor to the Trump marketing campaign Katrina Pierson tweeted the BIG3 proprietor has teamed with Trump on what’s being referred to as the “Platinum Plan.”
Shoutout to @icecube for his willingness to step up and work with @realDonaldTrump Administration to assist develop the #PlatinumPlan
Leaders gonna lead, haters gonna hate. Thanks for main! ✊?
— Katrina Pierson (@KatrinaPierson) October 13, 2020
For sure, the information has elicited some very sturdy reactions, some NSFW.
Fuck Ice Dice.
— Brittney Cooper (@ProfessorCrunk) October 14, 2020
Some steered Ice Dice is being hypocritical in working with Trump, given a few of his previous statements on the present administration, together with Prime Chef‘s Padma Lakshmi.
Ice Dice on Trump:
2016: “Do I believe he’s gonna do something to assist poor individuals or those who’s struggling? No”
2018: “He’s violating the nation in loads of methods. Day by day it’s one thing. It’s simply daily.
2020: “I can’t wait to see [Trump] like Weinstein in handcuffs.” pic.twitter.com/cwFPr6KSDU
— Padma Lakshmi (@PadmaLakshmi) October 14, 2020
Nonetheless, Dave Zirin of The Nation is questioning whether or not the information is actually true or not.
Zirin referred to as Pierson a “grifter” and a “fraud,” noting he could be skeptical of the announcement till Ice Dice himself confirms the information.
Katrina Pierson is a grifter and a fraud. Till @IceCube Dice comes out along with his #MAGA assertion, I will be skeptical. In truth, why wait? I will e mail Dice’s agent. Let’s discover out what’s up. https://t.co/AnzA6GeoaF
— Dave Zirin (@EdgeofSports) October 14, 2020
Then once more, considered one of Zirin’s respondents famous the rapper and actor had been “sign boosting” content material from QAnon, a far-right conspiracy group.
Dice was sign boosting Q stuff a pair months in the past. I would not be so positive.
— Hani Omar Khalil ??? (@demoncelery) October 14, 2020
Dice has been within the information fairly a bit in latest months, however for all of the flawed causes.
Political contributor Yashar Ali famous conservatives slammed Dice for his anti-Semitism earlier this summer season, however wonders whether or not these identical individuals will condemn his earlier remarks now that he has allegedly joined forces with Trump.
Critical query…conservatives had been railing on Ice Dice simply this summer season about his historical past of anti-semitic statements and tweets. Rightly so, they had been anti-semitic.
So he is okay now?
And do not point out Farrakhan…I’ve gone after him a ton. https://t.co/vvxvfoiQTd
— Yashar Ali ? (@yashar) October 14, 2020
In any case, Ice Dice has been within the information for political causes (or in any other case) way over it pertains to the BIG3.
The three-on-three basketball league hoped to conduct its fourth season, however play was canceled as a result of coronavirus pandemic It stays to be seen when (or if) the BIG3 will return.