Donald Trump is doing what everyone expected him to do this morning, as he addresses the nation to make a statement on the multiple explosive devices sent to Hillary Clinton, President Obama, Eric Holder, Maxine Waters, and George Soros. Trump sent out a halfhearted tweet Wednesday morning after news broke, and his lack of effort really struck a chord in people across the country.
The President of the United States simply does not care that an attempt was made on the life of a former president and secretary of state. After much backlash, the president has now decided to speak on camera, and boy was it painful. Check out the fumbling message below via Trump’s Twitter page:
The safety of the American People is my highest priority. I have just concluded a briefing with the FBI, Department of Justice, Department of Homeland Security, and the U.S. Secret Service… pic.twitter.com/nEUBcq4NOh
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 24, 2018
After scouring the internet, we also found this compilation of every time the president incited violence:
The reactions to Trump’s video tweet were exactly what you would think they’d be, and we saved the best ones for you below: