- "But the former secretary of state and Joint Chiefs chairman told the 400 graduates of South Carolina State University that he particularly enjoyed another event of the past week: 'That was when President Obama took out his birth certificate and blew away Donald Trump and all the birthers!'"
- "Masudur Rahman, an Arabic-language instructor at the University of Memphis and Mohamed Zaghloul, a religious leader in the Islamic Association of Greater Memphis told the AP they were removed from a flight leaving Memphis International Airport, heading for Charlotte, after the pilot refused to takeoff.
"'It's racism and bias because of our religion and appearance and because of misinformation about our religion.' Rahman told the AP. 'If they understood Islam, they wouldn't do this.'"