Trump charity bid $10,000 on Trump portrait when no one else wanted it

The Guardian reports:

How sad.

The only reason Donald Trump’s namesake charity bought a $10,000 portrait of him at a fundraising auction was because nobody else wanted it, his lawyer said in court on Thursday.

The revelation came during oral arguments in litigation brought by the New York state attorney general against the president’s charity in June.

The attorney general’s office has claimed that the president – in conjunction with his children Donald Trump Jr, Ivanka and Eric – operated the Donald J Trump Foundation “in persistent violation” of federal and state laws.

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I mean, would you pay $10,000 for a portrait of Trump?