President Donald Trump's eldest son tried to mock Sen. Bernie Sanders' physical prowess -- but his attack backfired.
The Vermont senator and Democratic presidential candidate took a swing at a speed bag this week the Muhammad Ali Center in Louisville, Kentucky, but the 77-year-old got hit in the face by the bag -- and took a comically exaggerated step back before taking a couple more jabs.
Donald Trump Jr. used a video of the stunt in an attempt to mock Sanders as weak.
This wouldn’t exactly strike fear in the minds of our adversaries. Imagine this guy sitting accross the table negot… https://t.co/xI40IuJn9U— Donald Trump Jr. (@Donald Trump Jr.) 1566990100.0
But other Twitter users pointed out the president and his son's physical blunders and general awkwardness.
@DonaldJTrumpJr Your dad is afraid of stairs.— Ally Of The Light (@Ally Of The Light) 1567045680.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr Or this guy https://t.co/UPEmrOud7a— southpaw (@southpaw) 1566990831.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr You shit your pants in college and forever nicknamed Diaper Don. Maybe you should slow down on the insults, fuckface.— Tony Posnanski (@Tony Posnanski) 1566998246.0
@tonyposnanski @DonaldJTrumpJr Hilarious that he thinks his obese joke of a dad who needed a golf cart while every… https://t.co/1eZvYAbHLv— Waiting for you Anpanman 🎶 (@Waiting for you Anpanman 🎶) 1567005736.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr https://t.co/wjnwf8uO2q— Banana Graveyard 🏳️🌈 (@Banana Graveyard 🏳️🌈) 1567048720.0
@KamVTV @DonaldJTrumpJr Or this one https://t.co/e8txpcmX2B— A Soldier's Mother 🌘🌚🌒 (@A Soldier's Mother 🌘🌚🌒) 1567028764.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr https://t.co/PwMgnLYt0g— Elliott (not E.T.) (@Elliott (not E.T.)) 1566994643.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr Imagine this guy: https://t.co/h5OD7OsLUv— King of Juice (@King of Juice) 1567002019.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr https://t.co/xJqToM0iic— Taco😷Salazar (@Taco😷Salazar) 1566990306.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr @Temichno 🇷🇺Donald is a beta. https://t.co/nBL3XXOga2— 🌕🥷🏼Dark Money Detective (@🌕🥷🏼Dark Money Detective) 1566991013.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr Better than this. https://t.co/5TAmhCQkFn— super mom Ⓜ️💥💥🇺🇸 (@super mom Ⓜ️💥💥🇺🇸) 1567048077.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr https://t.co/xKY1EWRGne— Ace Hardware Bro 🗜 (@Ace Hardware Bro 🗜) 1567080370.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr As opposed to this? https://t.co/L3TfzXRUtU— Leslie Warlick (@Leslie Warlick) 1566992081.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr And this does? https://t.co/mKVPedYzYj— Christopher Stout (@Christopher Stout) 1566991798.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr @goprapebuster Try again, Junior! Last weekend we saw your toddler dad @realdonaldtrump at the G7… https://t.co/GxnTaVyxCH— 🇺🇸Les Breeding ✊🏽🗽Wear your Mask 😷 (@🇺🇸Les Breeding ✊🏽🗽Wear your Mask 😷) 1567075163.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr You’re dad doesn’t know how to close umbrellas and has tiny hands— DebateSamSeder (@DebateSamSeder) 1567046957.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr Better than this. https://t.co/zrKhz12d4z— 🇺🇸Formerly Disgusted American 🇺🇸 (@🇺🇸Formerly Disgusted American 🇺🇸) 1566995442.0