On Saturday, a federal judge rejected the Trump administration's push to block the release of ex-National Security Adviser John Bolton's book, and President Donald Trump took to Twitter to rage against Bolton as a "Wacko" who is "washed up."
Commenters on social media soon buried the president in mockery. Some asked him why he would have even hired Bolton if he was so terrible at the White House, and others pointed out that if Trump claims the book's information is classified, he's acknowledging Bolton is telling the truth.
....Bolton broke the law and has been called out and rebuked for so doing, with a really big price to pay. He likes… https://t.co/sEl1AzE2pX— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump)1592667624.0
@realDonaldTrump Do you realize what an absolute incompetent moron you sound like by admitting you hired a "washed… https://t.co/SQvD3NYOp0— Andy Ostroy (@Andy Ostroy)1592665255.0
.....who was all washed up until I brought him back and gave him a chance, broke the law by releasing Classified In… https://t.co/meAcGPtBkh— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump)1592664419.0
@realDonaldTrump You said, you hire the best people. Now, you are the president with the most cabinet resignations.… https://t.co/eSF2nG5NTb— Thorsten (@Thorsten)1592665702.0
@realDonaldTrump If John Bolton lies in his book, the information can’t be classified. Which is it, Donald Trump c… https://t.co/47q5o29RZ1— Jules Morgan 🇺🇸 (@Jules Morgan 🇺🇸)1592665248.0
@realDonaldTrump Inept @realDonaldTrump claims that he only hired the bet people but @POTUS also claims John Bolton… https://t.co/2b17RTDMuI— Nestor "the boss" Gomez (@Nestor "the boss" Gomez)1592664912.0
@realDonaldTrump Impeach Bill Barr. Pass it on.— Baligubadle (@Baligubadle)1592665390.0
@realDonaldTrump https://t.co/EEtomPMUWV— scientific realm 🧬 (@scientific realm 🧬)1592664619.0
@realDonaldTrump https://t.co/qATAxIj0u1— HoldingTheBag (@HoldingTheBag)1592664581.0
@realDonaldTrump This from the president who GASSED his Own People in order to have a BOGUS PHOTO OP in front of a… https://t.co/MeTK8vJwP9— The Resistor Sister ♥️🇺🇸🦅🙏🏻 (@The Resistor Sister ♥️🇺🇸🦅🙏🏻)1592665157.0
@realDonaldTrump You realize that you just admitted that the things in his book are true, right? Because something… https://t.co/zmLqFZ6Rjw— newbal (@newbal)1592664547.0
@dvillella @realDonaldTrump EXACTLY! I think he just backed up what Bolton's books says, don't you?! He went and to… https://t.co/ZY1NXScMZx— Deb (@Deb)1592666462.0