President Donald Trump suffered a courtroom loss when a judge ruled that an accounting firm must turn over eight years of tax returns as part of a campaign finance investigation.
Trump reacted on Twitter by complaining that "radical left Democrats" were pushing New York prosecutors to investigate his dealings, and he griped that no other president had been treated so unfairly.
"The Radical Left Democrats have failed on all fronts, so now they are pushing local New York City and State Democrat prosecutors to go get President Trump," he tweeted. "A thing like this has never happened to any President before. Not even close!"
The Radical Left Democrats have failed on all fronts, so now they are pushing local New York City and State Democra… https://t.co/Dfjf0WD7HW— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump)1570458026.0
Other social media users doused the president in mockery.
@realDonaldTrump Yes, because they released their tax returns.— Tommy Vietor (@Tommy Vietor)1570458156.0
@realDonaldTrump that’s because you’re not a real president— Sarah Beattie (@Sarah Beattie)1570458500.0
@realDonaldTrump Men are too emotional to be president of the United States of America.— Andrea Junker ® (@Andrea Junker ®)1570458089.0
@realDonaldTrump Oh, poor, poor sweetie. Everything is crumbling around you. It never stops. You must find this… https://t.co/tIuJBQpLgx— KevinlyFather 🇺🇲🇨🇦🇲🇼🇸🇿 (@KevinlyFather 🇺🇲🇨🇦🇲🇼🇸🇿)1570459255.0
@realDonaldTrump you should maybe try doing less crimes— Rob (@Rob)1570458210.0
@realDonaldTrump Lincoln and Kennedy were literally assassinated but you keep crying because you are a racist fucki… https://t.co/LByuKeN3sz— Tony Posnanski (@Tony Posnanski)1570458095.0
@realDonaldTrump These tweets are starting to become like bad re-runs of a low ratings reality show. I think we’re… https://t.co/SPABMXK8ba— Josh (@Josh)1570459372.0
@realDonaldTrump Please stop whining.— Laurie (@Laurie)1570458052.0