"First mothers are forcibly separated from their children and now Sarah is separated from her food for a few moments," comedian Ricky Gervais tweeted. "The trauma caused in the second case is definitely worse."
"Sarah Sanders defends separating thousands of immigrant kids from their parents, cutting SNAP food assistance for millions of poor people, allowing bakers to discriminate against LGBT people, and telling a black reporter to "stop talking," but she's the polite, respectful victim," said CNN political commentator Keith Boykin.
"You defended businesses turning away gays. How’s it feel now, you hypocrite?" AmericaBlog editor John Aravosis asked. "Womp womp."
Here are some more of the best responses:
@PressSec @POTUS How f***ing dare you use your official account to target a private individual for availing themsel… https://t.co/XmiU87YZlt— The Hoarse Whisperer (@The Hoarse Whisperer) 1529767164.0
@PressSec @POTUS If I ever go to Lexington, Va, I will make sure to dine at the Red Hen. Any restaurant willing to… https://t.co/2uqpZytc7n— Andrew Goss 👊USAF👊 (@Andrew Goss 👊USAF👊) 1529769696.0
@PressSec @maggieNYT @POTUS With all due respect, Ms. Sanders, I think you are confused about what the word “respectfully” means.— matt parks (@matt parks) 1529769041.0
@PressSec @POTUS You repeatedly disrespect the #WH Press Corp and #JimAcosta appears to be your favorite target. K… https://t.co/hxdrbUhzoR— Jo (@Jo) 1529771437.0
@PressSec @POTUS I thought you, and your boss, agree with business owners refusing to serve people they don’t agree… https://t.co/YuIFnXxXzA— Jan Hikikomori Karlsson ☯️🖖 (@Jan Hikikomori Karlsson ☯️🖖) 1529769285.0
@PressSec @POTUS Imagine how those kids feel....— EB83 (@EB83) 1529769484.0
@PressSec @POTUS Maybe you should try not lying— RBboulder (@RBboulder) 1529767416.0
@PressSec @POTUS No. It’s because you’re terrible.— 🌊🌊🌊LaTor🌊🌊🌊 (@🌊🌊🌊LaTor🌊🌊🌊) 1529767754.0
@PressSec @POTUS You treat several of the reporters that you don't agree with very disrespectfully on live TV.— Laura Abernathy 🕶🌊🇺🇲 (@Laura Abernathy 🕶🌊🇺🇲) 1529767352.0
@PressSec @POTUS You Kicked out: REFUGEES MUSLIMS Kids who need health insurance Poor people who need a safety ne… https://t.co/1zvilzEniu— ALT-immigration 🛂 (@ALT-immigration 🛂) 1529766698.0
@PressSec @POTUS Also there are children in cages, your buddies are still trying to ruin health insurance for every… https://t.co/eWW1hFIzBU— Thee Midgetmen (@Thee Midgetmen) 1529770568.0