Murdoch: Ben Carson Would Be ‘A Real Black President’

News Corporation CEO Rupert Murdoch might want to be a little more careful with his Twitter finger.

The media tycoon wrote that Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson is “terrific” and asked: “What about a real black president who can properly address the racial divide?”

In a later tweet, Murdoch referred to a New York Magazine article about the disappointment  the “minority community” has with President Barack Obama:

But Twitter users immediately took issue with Murdoch’s use of the phrase

FILE - In this July 17, 2014 photo, Rupert Murdoch, executive chairman of News Corporation, listens to a question during a panel discussion at the B20 meeting of company CEOs in Sydney, Australia. Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox on Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014 said it is abandoning its attempt to take over Time Warner in a proposed deal that would have combined two of the world’s biggest media companies. (AP Photo/Jason Reed, Pool, File)

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