Is Donald Trump a ‘white’ Don King?

Al Sharpton recently and colorfully described GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump to Politico’s Glen Thrush, perhaps best explaining what most New Yorkers understand about Trump. Of course, however, Sharpton had to turn an interview about Trump into one about skin color, and himself. He came up with Trump’s black doppelgänger, saying:

“The best way I can describe Donald Trump to friends is to say if Don King had been born white he’d be Donald Trump,” says Sharpton with a broadening smile. “Both of them are great self-promoters and great at just continuing to talk even if you’re not talking back at ’em.”

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