President Donald Trump went off on another Twitter rampage Monday morning about Russia collusion -- and social media users heaped scorn and derision on him.
The president accused his predecessor, Barack Obama, of doing "NOTHING" to stop Russian efforts to interfere with the 2016 presidential election, which Trump has previously disputed, and claimed that amounted to collusion and obstruction.
Trump and his associates are under investigation by Congress and special counsel Robert Mueller for allegedly colluding with Russia to tip the election and for obstruction of justice.
Let me get this right: Trump says Obama colluded/obstructed by doing nothing about the Russian hacking that Trump c… https://t.co/MBd8Vga0an— Kyle Griffin (@Kyle Griffin)1498483607.0
Trump deliberately using the same words that he is accused of (colluded, obstructed) to try to justify his own acts? https://t.co/3OQigFndpk— Brian Klaas (@Brian Klaas)1498481641.0
Trump's tweets are designed to dominate the news cycle during the week GOP's healthcare repeal will be decided. Don't take the bait.— Samuel Sinyangwe (@Samuel Sinyangwe)1498483241.0
Zero "tapes" Donnie -- you sure about that? :) I love "T people", a perfect Trumpian phrase: grandiose + stupid https://t.co/g0lNoh0eJx— John Schindler (@John Schindler)1498482503.0
Donald Trump's defense against allegations of collusion & obstruction of justice is literally "I know you are, but… https://t.co/IDXws1kPnl— Not Hannibal Lecter (@Not Hannibal Lecter)1498484277.0
"tapes"??? Is Trump telling us they have something else that's not "tapes".🤔 https://t.co/HTI2KXul5i— Rachel Mann (@Rachel Mann)1498484049.0
Another day, another fresh horror for Trump's legal defense team. Today it's POTUS using tapes in quotes again. https://t.co/U5qVm8jVzC— Christina Wilkie (@Christina Wilkie)1498483527.0
@realDonaldTrump "Tapes" https://t.co/Y1LM18QpH2— Dogald J. Trump (@Dogald J. Trump)1498483047.0
Every time Donald Trump makes up a new form of "tapes" im convinced he paid prostitutes to piss on a bed. Trying to… https://t.co/0lBjxZX6GB— Thiccolas (@Thiccolas)1498482993.0
..under Mueller's magnifying glass, they will find "tapes." I'm scared enough of that to tweet on Russia 8 times in… https://t.co/Cg1UI8sCkq— Translate Trump (@Translate Trump)1498483256.0
Tapes you say? Is there a story about to drop about tapes? Why is Trump tweeting about collusion tapes? Hum...🤔 https://t.co/BW3KszhZxa— Christopher Bouzy (@Christopher Bouzy)1498483111.0
@Im_TheAntiTrump trump you're the idiot that always talks about tapes. You do understand what an investigation is?… https://t.co/NPdR2W70l5— Tricia Peace ☮️ President Biden~VP Harris 🇺🇸 (@Tricia Peace ☮️ President Biden~VP Harris 🇺🇸)1498483126.0
@realDonaldTrump How do you know what tapes "they" have? Who is "they"? When did they tell you this? Trump doth protest too much.— Jaxs (@Jaxs)1498482947.0
@UnfollowTrump They don't needs tapes.. When they have trump.talking...— Mary Uhlik (@Mary Uhlik)1498482878.0
@realDonaldTrump So there ARE tapes? They just haven't been found yet? You're really bad at this— Pé (@Pé)1498482837.0
@pwnallthethings Why Trump puts quotes around "tapes" is one of life's greatest mysteries— Dtyrryghddf (@Dtyrryghddf)1498482720.0