‘Lock Her Up’: Twitter Mocks Conway for Pushing Ivanka Trump’s Merch During Interview
Here’s Kellyanne Conway, who is paid with your tax dollars, on TV advocating for people to “go buy Ivanka’s stuff” pic.twitter.com/Lce8qspAZo
— Steve Kopack (@SteveKopack) February 9, 2017
Kellyanne Conway is getting ridiculed on Twitter after she used an interview this morning to advertise products from Ivanka Trump.
As President Donald Trump accuses Nordstrom of unfairness for dropping his daughter’s brand over poor sales numbers, Conway appeared on Fox & Friends and said that Trump critics were attacking the POTUS by punishing his daughter’s business. During this interview, there were multiple occasions where Conway boosted Ivanka Trump’s merchandise and told Fox viewers to go out and start buying it.
“I’m going to give a free commercial here,” Conway said. “Go buy it today, everybody. You can find it online.”
Beyond the legal complications of Conway’s remarks, there were a lot of people on Twitter who were not impressed by her blatant attempt to sell the Trump brand:
— Marina Fang (@marinafang) February 9, 2017
“America First!” — except when it’s “Buy Ivanka” pic.twitter.com/CBUoktVlw7
— Glenn Kessler (@GlennKesslerWP) February 9, 2017
Kellyanne CONWAY tells the public to “go buy Ivanka’s stuff.” Is this FINALLY enough to call “conflict of interest?”
— D.Parker (@therealdparker) February 9, 2017
Do NOT fight with your own SCOTUS nominee. Do NOT use the WH to push family business. These are not tough rules, for f*** sake.
— Ben Shapiro (@benshapiro) February 9, 2017
Kellyanne Conway finds your failure to purchase Ivanka Trump goods disheartening and demoralizing.
— John Podhoretz (@jpodhoretz) February 9, 2017
Louisiana endured tornadoes, Flint still doesn’t have clean water. The government’s concern? ‘Go buy Ivanka’s stuff’ @KellyannePolls
— Felicity Boyd (@FeliB1013) February 9, 2017
— andy lassner (@andylassner) February 9, 2017
I just, like, do we have to explain WHY this is inappropriate? https://t.co/mY2Dmhrxsl
— Josh Barro (@jbarro) February 9, 2017
— Keith Olbermann (@KeithOlbermann) February 9, 2017
And if you act NOW we’ll throw in a free executive order of your choice. DON’T WAIT SUPPLIES ARE LIMITED https://t.co/Q5iUFk3pDO
— Scott Lincicome (@scottlincicome) February 9, 2017
Lock her up. https://t.co/bNaB0GY8AL
— Ed Bott (@edbott) February 9, 2017
“HOW CAN THIS BE LEGAL?” you might ask yourself.
— Ana Marie Cox (@anamariecox) February 9, 2017
— Andrew Kirell (@AndrewKirell) February 9, 2017
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