“Superior race”, the phrase said by Mauricio Macri is once again a trend. After the German defeat by the Japanese, the networks found a renewed reason to remember the unjustifiable phrase of the former president.
Let’s remember: the statements of the former president Mauricio Macri on german team filled the social networks with memes. Macri was a trend that time after advancing his predictions regarding the candidates to win the World Cup, and noting that Germany is a favorite because she is a “superior race”.
Mauricio Macri’s phrase that sparked the controversy
In that television interview the former president was asked about Argentina’s position in the world cup and at that moment he took the opportunity to give his prediction regarding the teams with the possibility of winning the cup: “Among the five candidates, today I put Argentina. We have a great goalkeeper, a solid defense and a combative midfield. Messi is in perhaps his last World Cup and he is very plugged in“.
And he continued: “Obviously there is Brazil, with a Neymar who is much better, because before he was a kind of obstacle for the team, because he did not play as a team. Portugal has very good players, France has very good players, they are the last champion, and Germany can never be ruled out because… superior race, they always play until the end“.
The memes that went viral on the networks
Macri’s phrase quickly viralized on social networks, due to its reminiscence of the ideas of Nazism and memes exploded alluding to the unfortunate comment.
The simpsonsa true classic when it comes to memes, they were not absent on social networks either. Homer It was one of the most used, but there were also different characters from the animated series created by Matt Groening.
Some memes were more politiciansWhat the one who simulated a chat between Mauricio Macri and the former German Chancellor Angela Merkel in which the official reproached her for what she said.
Macri’s late apologies
finally to Mauricio Macri had no choice but to go out and apologize this Tuesday. “I had an unfortunate phrase which refers to the worst nightmares of humanity, for which I want to clarify it and offer my apologies”, he said on his social networks
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