Mayor Pete Buttigieg strikes a nerve by ripping Trump’s phony Christian followers — and the internet piles on the hypocrites
Democratic presidential candidate, Pete Buttigieg/ABC screen shot

On Sunday, South Bend mayor and 2020 presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg ripped into the disconnect of evangelical voters supporting President Donald Trump, a man who has lied, philandered, and in many other ways contradicted the teachings of Jesus Christ.

"It's something that really frustrates me because the hypocrisy is unbelievable," Buttigieg told Chuck Todd on MSNBC's "Meet The Press." He said that Trump "acts in a way that is not consistent with anything that I hear in scripture or in church," and needs to learn about "humbling yourself before others."

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Buttigieg's words evidently struck a nerve with Trump supporters, who furiously piled on to attack him:

However, Buttigieg's words prompted at least as much support as criticism, with many jumping in to say they agreed with him: