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Trump bashes Mark Cuban's intelligence after his warning to CEOs

Dallas Mavericks owner and billionaire Mark Cuban warned American CEOs to be careful in their dealings with President Trump in comments published Friday by The Star-Telegram, a newspaper in Fort Worth, Texas. "Do what you think is right," Cuban said. "Be an American citizen first. In the bigger scheme of things, our country benefits from peaceful activism a lot more than it benefits from one more shoe being sold, or one more basketball ticket being sold, for that matter."

Sunday morning, Trump responded on Twitter:

Though Cuban did initially praise Trump's campaign, he ultimately endorsed Hillary Clinton.