Hillary Clinton addresses her staff and supporters about the results of the U.S. election at a hotel in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
"Hillary would be leading instead of tweeting right now."
In the wake of President Donald Trump's assassination of a top Iranian general and Iran's Tuesday night missile attack on not one but two military bases in Iraq that host thousands of U.S. troops, many Americans are terrified Trump is preparing to launch a full-scale war in the Middle East to delay his impeachment trial and to get re-elected.
They have good reason to, as then-private citizen Trump claimed then-President Barack Obama would do exactly that in 2012.
Don't let Obama play the Iran card in order to start a war in order to get elected--be careful Republicans!— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump) 1350924216.0
In response to Trump's increasingly dangerous actions – past and present – many on social media have propelled the #IvotedforHillaryClinton hashatag to the number one spot on Twitter.
Take a look:
Now we know this tweet by Lindsey Graham was a lie- there has been ZERO evidence that Iran's general was an "immine… https://t.co/XloStKVQgv— (((DeanObeidallah))) (@(((DeanObeidallah)))) 1578489614.0
#IvotedforHillaryClinton and she was right about every fucking thing about @realDonaldTrump. EVERY FUCKING THING.… https://t.co/lHx3gSYcfc— David Leavitt (@David Leavitt) 1578480599.0
#IvotedforHillaryClinton is trending right now because people are angry, scared and want to slap each and every per… https://t.co/ScCuie6iGw— Danielle Moodie (@Danielle Moodie) 1578491769.0
I know it’s popular to say “she was right about everything,” as if it’s so obvious now. But, like, it was so obviou… https://t.co/WKd2tY1qjY— Jeremy Hooper (@Jeremy Hooper) 1578483792.0
I'm proud to raise my hand and say that I voted for Intelligence. I voted for Leadership. I voted for Experience.… https://t.co/qykkw4X3bT— BrooklynDad_Defiant! (@BrooklynDad_Defiant!) 1578491032.0
#IvotedforHillaryClinton because I knew damn well our Nation would be in jeopardy of losing everything we had built… https://t.co/nNNXx5FFr1— 💜 Bernie ain't Tinkerbell.💜 (@💜 Bernie ain't Tinkerbell.💜) 1578480260.0
Hillary was right about everything. She was right when she warned us Donald Trump was in bed with Russia. She was… https://t.co/u2PW95NGCs— John Pavlovitz (@John Pavlovitz) 1578493417.0
She wouldn't be stumbling and shoving and faking and rage-tweeting away moments of international diplomacy, because… https://t.co/HkJcs7m7OA— John Pavlovitz (@John Pavlovitz) 1578488434.0
Every time I think of the people who voted for Trump over Hillary Clinton because she was a "warmonger," I could ju… https://t.co/eWD89PZhqB— Suburban Guerrilla Ω (@Suburban Guerrilla Ω) 1578456334.0
Love Hillary, hate Hillary, whatever. But that moment in the debate where she called Trump Putin’s puppet is going… https://t.co/l5XvaFx5fu— Andrea Junker ® (@Andrea Junker ®) 1578488304.0
My conscience is clean. I saw the danger of trump. I begged folks especially Berniebros that if they threw away the… https://t.co/a7ste1zOKy— BlackWomenAreKryptoniteToGOP (@BlackWomenAreKryptoniteToGOP) 1578484305.0
#IvotedforHillaryClinton because she is educated, dignified, can always see the big picture, and for her entire lif… https://t.co/X2cKPNkzAT— 🇺🇸 Anne From Maine 🏳️🌈 (@🇺🇸 Anne From Maine 🏳️🌈) 1578479831.0