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#DonaldTrump deepens attack on former Miss Universe #AliciaMachado, calling her disgusting

WASHINGTON (AFP/REUTERS) – In an extraordinary clash that took an already bitter presidential contest down into the gutter, Donald Trump on Friday (Sept 30) urged voters to check out an alleged “sex tape” of a former Miss Universe who backs Hillary Clinton, provoking the Democrat to fire back that he is “unhinged.” In a pre-dawn tweet-storm of a sort guaranteed to grab attention, the Republican accused Clinton of helping Alicia Machado get US citizenship in order to exploit her during their presidential debate this week. The Venezuela-born Machado, who claims the billionaire bullied her mercilessly after she won the Trump-owned beauty pageant in 1996, has since shot to public attention. “Did Crooked Hillary help disgusting (check out sex tape and past) Alicia M become a U.S. citizen so she could use her in the debate?” Trump tweeted. Did Crooked Hillary help disgusting (ch...

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