Donald Trump's best worst tweets that shook the internet
Donald Trump, the Twitter-loving president of the United States, has been embroiled in controversies because of his, well, love of tweeting.
Here's some of the presidential tweets that stirred up the internet.
1. He’s ‘way smarter’ than his critics
Sorry losers and haters, but my I.Q. is one of the highest -and you all know it! Please don't feel so stupid or insecure,it's not your fault— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 9, 2013
The real estate mogul-turned-politician lashed at his critics, calling them "losers and haters". What's more, he bragged about how high his I.Q was compared to them.
2. Vaccines causing autism?
Healthy young child goes to doctor, gets pumped with massive shot of many vaccines, doesn't feel good and changes - AUTISM. Many such cases!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 28, 2014
On March 28, 2014, President Trump sparked criticisms when he posted a tweet that seemed to link vaccination with autism. Advocates of early vaccination were definitely not pleased.
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3. Columnist’s husband leaving her for a man
.@ariannahuff is unattractive both inside and out. I fully understand why her former husband left her for a man- he made a good decision.— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 28, 2012
Exactly five years after making a controversial remark, President Trump was at it again - this time, offending gender equality advocates. His target: columnist Arianna Huffington.
4. Defending a ‘sexual harasser’
On August 21, 2013, the President defended a television executive who was forced to resign because of accusations of sexual harassment. Feminists were, again, enraged.
5. Climate change ‘is a lie’
Windmills are the greatest threat in the US to both bald and golden eagles. Media claims fictional ‘global warming’ is worse.— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 9, 2014
Environmentalists blasted the ever controversial President when he tweeted about the global warming being a figment of some people's imagination. Apparently, he sees no use for windmills.
6. Doubting Barack Obama’s ‘American-ness’
On May 18, 2012, President Trump sparked outrage yet again after what appeared to be a racist remark about his predecessor, Barack Obama.
7. More oil from the Middle East
We should have gotten more of the oil in Syria, and we should have gotten more of the oil in Iraq. Dumb leaders.— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 16, 2012
Two months before his controversial tweet about the former president, Trump posted a tweet that seemed to show just how cunning a businessman he was.
8. Obama and the Russians
Russian leaders are publicly celebrating Obama's reelection. They can't wait to see how flexible Obama will be now.— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 8, 2012
Another tweet from 2012 became a hot topic after Trump threw another shade at then President Barack Obama. He insinuated that Obama would be very accommodating of Russian interests.
9. Improving ties with Russia via a beauty pageant
The Miss Universe Pageant will be broadcast live from MOSCOW, RUSSIA on November 9th. A big deal that will bring our countries together!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 19, 2013
But in 2013, Trump took pride in holding the Miss Universe Pageant, which he owned at that time, in Moscow, Russia. He stated that the pageant would bring the two countries together.
10. On Charlie Hebdo shooting
If the morons who killed all of those people at Charlie Hebdo would have just waited, the magazine would have folded - no money, no success!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 14, 2015
Trump enraged journalists and free speech advocates when he remaked about the deadly shooting incident at Charlie Hebdo in France. He appeared to have put the blame on the staff of the satirical weekly newspaper.
11. Cussing at his critics
Every time I speak of the haters and losers I do so with great love and affection. They cannot help the fact that they were born fucked up!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 29, 2014
Lastly, Trump didn't mince words when he hit at his critics again, this time peppering his tweet with the F word.