On Sunday, Bernie Sanders issued a tweet inviting his low-information followers to join him in a “political” (read, socialist) revolution to “transform” America. Seems to me we’ve already been down that path and look at where we are…
The tweet attracted a number of comments both pro and con, including one from a fake Donald Trump account.
I am asking people to be part of a political revolution to transform our country economically, politically, socially and environmentally.
— Bernie Sanders (@BernieSanders) October 4, 2015
@BernieSanders if i was american i'd vote for you bernie
— em (@canadianpsychem) October 4, 2015
— Lady Liberty (@ProudNativeTX) October 4, 2015
Exactly, and the last few years should’ve taught us all that. Here’s a response from a fake Trump account:
@BernieSanders As a socialist candidate he's asking as a communist president he will be demanding
— Donald T. Trump (@reaDonaldTrump) October 4, 2015
@BernieSanders– Here is "social transformation" I want ->Less govt regulation and more individual freedom & responsibility!
— HeisenbergHattie (@HBergHattie) October 4, 2015
Here’s a really good question:
@BernieSanders Socialism paid for by who?
— Pissed Clevelander (@POLITICAL_Jeff) October 4, 2015
Why, the American taxpayer, that’s who. And what will happen after Bernie runs out of money?
One person wanted to know if Sanders has a plan to take out the NRA:
— Mitch Slater (@mpslater) October 4, 2015
Here’s another good question:
— Blue Donkey Slayer (@Bludonkeyslayer) October 4, 2015
One person put it in perspective:
@BernieSanders sorry bern, not feeling the need for more change after 8 years of fundamentally transforming
— Wendell Parker (@WendellParker5) October 4, 2015
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