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Memers burn Trump for suggesting California wildfires could have been prevented by raking leaves

During his recent trip to California to see the damage wrought by wildfires that are still blazing across the state, Donald Trump suggested the fires could have been prevented if only people had done more “raking and cleaning” of the state’s 1.6 million acres of forests.

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“I was with the President of Finland and he said we have–much different–we are a forest nation. He called it a forest nation,” Trump said. “And they spend a lot of time on raking and cleaning and doing things, and they don’t have any problem. And when it is, it’s a very small problem. So I know everybody’s looking at that to that end.”

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In response to Trump’s remarks, the Finland’s president said that he and #45 did discuss the California wildfires during a recent meeting, but that he never mentioned anything about “raking and cleaning and doing things”, and instead simply told Trump “we take care of our forests.”

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