Trump Jr. ruffles feathers over his ‘censored’ tweet: Nothing compared to what you ‘savages’ post

It’s all in the eye of the beholder…

Donald Trump Jr. set fingers a’flying Wednesday when he referred to social media users as “savages.”


It all began when President Donald Trump’s namesake tweeted a link to a Bloomberg article on Aetna leaving all Obamacare exchanges next year, along with the caption: “Another one bites the dust. How much more will this drive up premiums?”

President who? Moment Sarah Huckabee’s young son blows past Trump to get to mom caught on video

For some reason, some social media users were not able to see the tweet while others could, prompting them to suggest that Twitter had blocked, or “shadow banned” it:

Trump Jr responded that his wife had experienced the same problem.

But it was his next tweet about possibly being censored, clearly offered in a good-natured manner, that would get everyone’s dander up:

The reaction to the post ran the gamut, from those who agreed that they just may be savages to the outright haters, with a fair share of conspiracy theorists sprinkled in.

Condoleezza Rice destroys ‘The View’ harpies for saying the election was hacked

There was even those who tried to blame Trump for the collapse of former President Barack Obama’s failed heath care law.

Here’s a sampling of the responses from Twitter.


Please help us! If you are fed up with letting radical big tech execs, phony fact-checkers, tyrannical liberals and a lying mainstream media have unprecedented power over your news please consider making a donation to BPR to help us fight them. Now is the time. Truth has never been more critical!

Success! Thank you for donating. Please share BPR content to help combat the lies.
Tom Tillison


We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, profanity, vulgarity, doxing, or discourteous behavior. If a comment is spam, instead of replying to it please click the ∨ icon below and to the right of that comment. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain fruitful conversation.


Scroll down for non-member comments or join our insider conversations by becoming a member. We'd love to have you!

Latest Articles