Donald Trump is no stranger to Twitter tirades. The President took to social media yesterday for a series of disparate tweets but it’s one tweet against Hillary Clinton that has many stunned. As Vox shares, Trump retweeted a GIF showing himself hitting Clinton with a golf ball.
“Donald Trump’s amazing golf swing #CrookedHillary,” the original tweet says. In it, Trump is seen swinging a golf ball. Then Clinton is shown from behind boarding a plane and falling down.
Trump has been vocal about his displeasure of Clinton even after the election has ended. During the campaign, he referred to her as “Crooked Hillary” and encouraged his followers to “lock her up!” Pundits pointed to this retweet as his endorsement of escalating violence against his Democratic opponent.
“President of the United States fantasizing about inflicting violence on his defeated rival, the first female major party candidate for POTUS,” said Jeet Her of The New Republic.
“Trump has a series