President Donald Trump's eldest son tried to diagnose Joe Biden with Alzheimer's disease -- and social media users let him have it.
Donald Trump Jr. retweeted a video of Biden telling a man he was "full of sh*t" for claiming he wanted to end Second Amendment rights, and the president's son claimed that was evidence of cognitive impairment.
"From the Alzheimers association webpage," Trump Jr. tweeted. "'Aggressive or angry behaviors may occur in people with Alzheimer's or other dementias.'"
"A 50 year career politician doesn't snap back this way to a blue collar guy asking him a reasonable question given his parties stance on the issue," he added.
From the Alzheimers association webpage "Aggressive or angry behaviors may occur in people with Alzheimer's or oth… https://t.co/87i1tHzNwa— Donald Trump Jr. (@Donald Trump Jr.)1583851863.0
That launched a fusillade of fury and ridicule.
@DonaldJTrumpJr Uh, take a look at your daddy.— Philip Dangler (@Philip Dangler)1583851924.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr @realDonaldTrump Your father can barely talk.— JJ in NH (@JJ in NH)1583854207.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr In the future the word "Trump" will be used as a shorthand way to describe a person who is an incom… https://t.co/lmi8sIANql— (((DeanObeidallah))) (@(((DeanObeidallah))))1583856168.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr buddy this is a can of worms you ought not open— Mike B (@Mike B)1583852018.0
Seriously, @DonaldJTrumpJr is one of the most heartless, cruel people on Twitter. Like his father.— Laurie Crosswell (@Laurie Crosswell)1583856388.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr Actually, Alzheimer’s can lead to behavior that’s more juvenile. Like your old man.— Luke (@Luke)1583855603.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr You pushing Putin's narrative now? Good for you— Supply Side Gaslighting (@Supply Side Gaslighting)1583851898.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr In fairness, your dad exhibits the same behavior.— Jimmy Mask up,NC Groetz (@Jimmy Mask up,NC Groetz)1583851918.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr You mean like daddy at a hate rally?— sherry cummings (@sherry cummings)1583854180.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr When #DementiaDon is your daddy you should probably just be quiet— Stacy~TrumpKilled308k (@Stacy~TrumpKilled308k)1583852431.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr @sjferg1252 Omg. Dude. Watch some dad videos of late.— REDDOG (@REDDOG)1583853120.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr "God Blesscch the United Scchtates." https://t.co/BzFfSYc3z4— Tsunami (@Tsunami)1583853692.0
@DonaldJTrumpJr You sound desperate. https://t.co/18jzvmUz4f— SSton (@SSton)1583852388.0