Trump supporter coughs on BLM protesters

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Video shows Trump supporter saying ‘Black lives don’t matter’ and coughing on BLM protesters

'Oh, I'm so scared of your f***ing virus.'

Oct 16, 2020, 8:36 am*

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Kahron Spearman

A recent video shows a Trump supporter and local racing legend telling Black Lives Matter protesters that “Black lives don’t matter,” spewing homophobic slurs, and coughing on them at a Utah gas station.

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"You're the one talking shit to me," says Robert Brissette, who in 2014 set a land speed record at California's El Dorado land speed racing track. "Everybody knows who I am. My name is Robert Brissette. Find me on Facebook! I hate all you Democrats. Black lives don't matter. All lives matter. You look like a little pansy-ass piece of shit."

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Brissette then coughs directly into a protester's face. She recoils and hits him in the neck as she retreats. 

Brissette continues coughing in the protesters' direction and taunting them: "Oh, I'm so scared of your fucking virus."

After they swat at him with signs, he yells that he "could charge you with assault for hitting me."

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When a protester reminds Brissette that he could also be charged for coughing on them, he turns childish: "Fuck you, you assaulted me first."

Social media users quickly found Brissette's information on his Facebook page and asked Twitter to "do its thing."

Careful, though: He's apparently a black belt in judo.

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Brissette set up a GoFundMe to help with potential legal fees, but it has since been taken down. As of Wednesday afternoon, it had only raised $50 of its $10,000 goal, according to the New York Post.

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Towleroad captured the fundraiser's full statement before it was removed:

On Saturday 10/10/20 I was attacked by BLM protesters in Kanab Utah.  I now have legal issues do to this. .. What happened I was pumping gas had my Trump flag on my truck. Some other random guy Rolled Coal from his truck on some BLM/Biden people that were on the corner. Every one around me was laughing. Two of the protesters threw rocks at me. I went to confront them and was totally verbally attacked. So without touching anyone I called out the BLM at this point someone started recording it. During my rant two women hit me. And now I’m being charged with starting it.  I need help to clear my name against these race baiting protesters.

Brissette continues, verifying that he has been charged for numerous crimes:

The BLM member has made a video go viral. And it only show me calling them out. It does not show 1st 5 mins were I was being assaulted with rocks and verbal attacks. Also there is a video show me go after a guy but it starts after he messed with my truck while I was in the gas station. I'm getting charged with 5 different crimes and my reputation trashed. help me to combat these people.

Brissette, clearly not understanding how any of this works, has been trying to defend himself on social media.

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"Okay to all. do not believe partial Videos they do not tell the hole [sic] story," he wrote on Facebook. "A group will only post what they want you to believe. And With out telling the hole [sic] story behind the actions of the person."

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He even posted the fundraiser to a local Facebook group, where he was relentlessly dragged.

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“Me and some other assholes were trying to start shit and when shit finally got started I whined like a little bitch and now please pay me 10,000$ because antifa was mean to me,” one Facebook user wrote in jest. 

The Kanab City Police Department did not immediately respond to the Daily Dot's request for comment.


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*First Published: Oct 15, 2020, 9:55 am