We’ve all heard the “Ugly But”.

“I’m not racist, but…”

“I’m not homophobic, but….”

“I don’t hate Muslims, but….”

We all know that you’re not hiding anything by using the Ugly But.

And I have heard plenty of bullshit reasoning and justifications for Trumpy’s tweets about his pipe-dream of a ban on Transgender soldiers.

I’m not saying that ban defenders are discriminating, condescending, dehumanizing jerks, but….

-Jimmy Purcell.