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Here are some Muslim sports heroes (cc: Donald Trump)

President Obama addressed the attacks in San Bernardino, Calif., and overseas from the Oval Office. (Video: Associated Press)
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In his speech to the nation on Sunday night, President Obama vowed to defeat the Islamic State without targeting all Muslims, which he says would play right into ISIS’s hands.

“Muslim-Americans are our friends and our neighbors, our co- workers, our sports heroes,” he said.

Some people got mad at Obama for interrupting their football

To which Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump tweeted this:

We’re a full-service shop here at The Washington Post, so here are some Muslim sports heroes, including a couple with whom Trump has been photographed.

Muhammad Ali

Mike Tyson (in 1992, Trump hatched a cockamamie plan to keep Tyson out of prison after he was found guilty of raping Desiree Washington).

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Hakeem Olajuwon

Bernard Hopkins

Muhammad Wilkerson

There are plenty more, but you get the idea.

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