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Trump Just Honored A Genocidal Racist. Twitter’s Response Is Perfect

Today, President Trump paid homage to President Andrew Jackson on his 250th birthday, and he made clear that he considers our former Ethnic-Cleanser-in-Chief a personal hero.

Trump described the slave owner and engineer of the murderous Trail of Tears “the people’s President” and “one of our great Presidents” before laying a wreath at his tomb, repeating “Make America Great Again” several times and thanking Jackson for his “service.”

The sight of our most racist President in generations (and most incompetent ever) fawning over a genocidal bigot inspired a flurry of brilliant responses from the Twitterverse:

Even Congressmember Karen Bass (D-CA) got in on the fun:

But the most disturbing tweet of all simply recounted the President’s own words:

So if you see this President as a bigoted tyrant, apparently, he agrees with you.

Sheila Norton

Sheila Norton is a journalist with ten years of Capitol Hill experience. Subscribe to the OD Daily to get all the hottest news delivered right to your inbox every day at www.oddaily.org


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