On Monday, President Donald Trump slammed Rep. Conor Lamb (D-PA) in a tweet promoting his GOP opponent, calling him an "American fraud" and a "puppet" who will destroy gun rights and voted to impeach him "on nothing."
The president's outburst against a USMC veteran attracted immediate outrage on social media — particularly given Trump hadn't even managed to spell his name right.
Conor Lamb was an "active duty in the U.S. Marine Corps from 2009-2013 and continues to serve as a Major in the U.S… https://t.co/CDKinKdo7H— The Rude Pundit (@The Rude Pundit)1590432559.0
@HKrassenstein @realDonaldTrump Swiftboating is a GOP tradition.— Dock "don't call me kiddo" Ellis (@Dock "don't call me kiddo" Ellis)1590431967.0
@murray_nyc @realDonaldTrump Nearly 100,000 dead and @potus tweet attacking Americans, working overtime to tear dow… https://t.co/o3oGErjedw— AJ (@AJ)1590432684.0
@realDonaldTrump https://t.co/nrS9q5uE7y— Baligubadle (@Baligubadle)1590432195.0
@realDonaldTrump Well, we know who ISN’T an American hero! https://t.co/wF8CA466Wo— Terri V (@Terri V)1590432084.0
@realDonaldTrump @SeanParnellUSA Thank you for your service. It’s a good thing you weren’t captured because Trump d… https://t.co/qwIU9dwzcf— jen pal (@jen pal)1590432434.0
@YGalanter @realDonaldTrump Tim Apple sponsors the Deep State don'tchaknow.— Radical Left-wing Zealot (@Radical Left-wing Zealot)1590432150.0
@TrumpsTaxes @realDonaldTrump The petulant child is mad today because Ann Coulter (from all people) ripped him a new one.— Bison Stew (@Bison Stew)1590434282.0