Today, during one of his early-morning Tweetstorms, Donald Trump promoted what seemed like an off-brand book.
A great book for your reading enjoyment: “REASONS TO VOTE FOR DEMOCRATS” by Michael J. Knowles.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 17, 2017
As it turns out, Reasons to Vote for Democrats is one of those novelty gag books with no words in it. Funny stuff!
Twitter users were not happy to see the President promoting a partisan book that mocks members of the other party, but they were especially annoyed by how tacky the thing is.
So they made jokes at his expense.
Small-minded, empty-headed, vindictive and childish.
And that’s before 9:00 on Monday morning. We still have a whole week to get through. https://t.co/mjPei0SSj3
— emigre80 (@emigre80) April 17, 2017
So many jokes to be made here about our non-reading POTUS recommending a book filled with blank pages. https://t.co/K8ZbN7tXfJ
— Mark Joyella (@standupkid) April 17, 2017
Btw… most voters in this country voted for Democrats, not for you.
Seems like you’re still bitter about it. Sad! https://t.co/cOPdUxVLG6
— Jesse Ferguson (@JesseFFerguson) April 17, 2017
It seems fitting that the only book President Trump has ever enjoyed reading is made up entirely of blank pages. https://t.co/uL3GcgEgFH
— David Frum (@davidfrum) April 17, 2017
Recommending a book that’s literally blank on the inside is going to reinforce certain ideas people have of the president https://t.co/mjkps9d4fr
— Robert Maguire (@RobertMaguire_) April 17, 2017
I bet he pat himself on the back after this. https://t.co/jUgFJWvS0v
— Emily of the State (@EmilyGorcenski) April 17, 2017
Once upon a time we had Presidents who tried to bring the country together, not tear it apart. https://t.co/pXOml68ft8
— Elliott Lusztig (@ezlusztig) April 17, 2017
it’s a blank book.
there are no reasons.
why the president is promoting this is harder to explain https://t.co/gao0RFeCJY
— Sam Stein (@samsteinhp) April 17, 2017
A great book entitled “REASONS TO VOTE FOR DEMOCRATS” is just blank pages inside the cover. Much like a book of my achievements as POTUS. https://t.co/aV4mWH0lWv
— Translate Trump (@TranslateRealDT) April 17, 2017
this is an anti-Dem book full of blank pages…probably the only book Trump has “read” in years https://t.co/1Secd87VRo
— chris (@xchrisk5) April 17, 2017
In the rest of this morning’s tweets, Trump railed against the media and Barack Obama and praised (again) Fox & Friends
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