PELOSI TWEETS WRONG PHOTO OF BLACK BASEBALL PLAYER IN FAILED ATTEMPT TO WISH WILLIE MAYS HAPPY BIRTHDAY

From DAILYCALLER.COM

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi tweeted a happy birthday message to Hall of Fame baseball player Willie Mays for his 90th birthday on Thursday.

“Happy 90th Birthday to an all-American icon, Willie Mays. A trailblazing, record-breaking baseball player, civil rights leader, and champion for youth sports and well-being, Willie Mays is a civic legend and national treasure,” Pelosi’s tweet said.

The only problem was the photo she used was not of her and Mays.

The speaker’s original tweet included an image of her and Willie McCovey, another Hall of Fame player for the San Francisco Giants, who died in 2018.

Pelosi’s account later corrected the mistake, deleting the tweet and replacing it with a picture of her and the Say Hey Kid.

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