Awkward! Watch: Kellyanne Conway Calls GOP Leaders 'Grand Wizards'

Shortly before an infamous Breitbart exec joined the Trump team as CEO, Donald Trump's campaign manger Kellyanne Conway made a gaffe so chilling it's hard to believe few caught it.

"You see the donor community starting to come around to their fellow billionaire," Kellyanne Conway told ABC's George Stephanopoulos in an interview on May 9, 2016.

"They want to help as well," she continued. "There’s also a generational split here. You see some of the grand wizards…the grand poobahs of the party coming over and saying, 'I support Donald Trump now.'"

Having catapulted the far-right's outrage, Stephen Bannon's hire was the nail in the coffin for a campaign run largely on white nationalism. Three months earlier, Trump's stumble when asked about former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke was a deliberate nod to his base, which other Republican presidential candidates quickly condemned.

Conway became Donald Trump's campaign manager in August, the same month Bannon joined the team.


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