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Why are Trump supporters boycotting Hamilton?

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Supporters of Donald Trump and Mike Pence started the hashtag #BoycottHamilton to defend the vice president-elect who was booed while attending the Broadway show “Hamilton” Friday night, and addressed directly by the cast after the show.

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I don't think that this will hurt box office sales at all. I think there will be a counter movement of the boycott of people who don't support Trump and want to support the show.
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The news quickly went viral, and by Saturday morning, #BoycottHamilton was trending on Twitter after Trump, 70, claimed that the cast"harassed" Pence, who is an outspoken opponent of gay marriage."Apologize!" the president-elect demanded.

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#boycottingHamilton? I don't think theres chance
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People who claim to be #boycottinghamilton on twitter can't afford the tickets to see Hamilton.... 🌈
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