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Trump Supporters Go Crazy After NPR Tweets The Declaration of Independence

The July 4th holiday is a famously slow news cycle. From the hallowed halls of the New York Times, to the lowest clickbait farm, news organizations struggle to string together a mix of pre-planned programming and gimmicks to get through the desert.

To that end, the always clever NPR decided to tweet the Declaration of Independence — the entire Declaration of Independence — to mark the holiday.

Quite frankly, it would be hard to think of something less controversial to do.

Incredibly, the Trumpian MAGAsphere on Twitter, looking for liberal bias around every corner, took exception to some of Jefferson’s famous words.

Without taking a moment to consider what might have been the context, MAGA warriors online seized on the tweet as NPR calling Trump a “tyrant” — and possibly even calling for revolution.

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