Thanks liberals and lefties.
It seems the violent riots at the University of California, Berkeley campus on Wednesday that shut down a speech by Milo Yiannopoulos have backfired.
Unhinged liberals protested the appearance by the Breitbart News editor, forcing his evacuation amid violent attacks on people and property that even caught the attention of President Donald Trump who threatened to cut off federal funds to the school.
But, it seems Yiannopoulos will have the last laugh as all the protesting resulted in driving up sales for his new book.
— TRUMPLAND (@realtonybowers) February 3, 2017
According to Zero Hedge:
Sales of Milo’s book have increased 12,740% overnight sending it rocketing from 642nd to 5th ranked best-seller on Amazon. Pretty impressive considering the book is not even released until March 14th 2017…
So despite all the best efforts of the liberal intelligentsia to shut down his ‘free-speech’ last night – hurting the feelings of 600 conservatives who were looking forward to the event – we suspect a lot more than 600 Americans are now about to get a crash course in how Milo thinks.
Publisher Simon & Schuster came under fire from the left when it announced the deal with the conservative commentator in 2016, and threats to boycott the book predictably backfired by increasing pre-sales.
— AngelaB ??? (@AngelafromPA) February 3, 2017
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Leftists made him a household word. Suckers! Berkeley Blowback: Milo Book Sales Soar 12,740% Overnight | Zero Hedge https://t.co/Tvr7b1SQDh
— David J Prowse (@prowseDavidJ) February 3, 2017
@DebraMessing Well done on shutting down Milo’s speech! His new book’s sales have gone up FIFTY ONE THOUSAND percent OVERNIGHT. Great job…
— UNSKIALzPSN (@UNSKIALzPSN) February 3, 2017
This is usually how Dem boycotts end “Berkeley Blowback: Milo Book Sales Soar 12,740% Overnight https://t.co/3Gud7OoXkn
— Dave (@stormchase3) February 3, 2017
Milo’s book is number 1 right now on Amazon. I just bought it myself – screw those who try to suppress speechhttps://t.co/O4sc0181KS
— Ex-Democrat (@jjmikemike) February 3, 2017
I never would have known who Milo Yiannopoulos was had the left not vilified him so hard. Now I’ll be buying his book to support free speech
— Tiffany (@tmntiffers) February 3, 2017
— OneEighty (@180report) February 3, 2017
— Gerald Scott (@LavelleGerald) February 3, 2017
@realDonaldTrump thanks or Anarchist at UC Berkeley. Made me order Milo’s book.
— Wes Duerr (@wes_duerr) February 3, 2017
And that’s why thuggish behavior solves nothing. Interest in Milo’s book skyrocketed because people are curious why he gets a violent rxn
— CΛLIGVLΛ (@CubicVacuum) February 3, 2017
You won nothing idiot. Milo got an audience of MILLIONS promoting his new book and opening eyes to YOUR DUMBASSES. https://t.co/r5GwS4sMZC
— HE IS MY PRESIDENT! (@jaxnmelody) February 3, 2017
@TEN_GOP Never knew Milo before this. Just pre ordered his book. Good job Leftists & Liberals.
— FarmChickie (@LovieDovie2016) February 3, 2017
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