Twitter slams Eric Trump for making asinine announcement following horrific school shooting


Robert Mueller has handed down new indictments. A Playboy Playmate says she too was paid hush money to cover up her affair with Trump. Melania won’t be in the same room with him. And a nation is reeling from the latest horrific school shooting.

So Donald Trump and family, naturally enough, just went to Mar-a-Lago for yet another weekend vacation costing taxpayers another $3 million. And Eric Trump, oblivious to the message it carried, tweeted a video of Marine One, the presidential helicopter, landing at the luxury resort among palm trees near a swimming pool:

CNN political commentator Ana Navarro jabbed Eric Trump for the tweet, reminding him that the first funeral for one of the victims would take place Friday: “An entire community is grieving. 17 people are dead. The first funeral, that of a 14 year-old, is being held today down the road. But yeah, nice view”:

Author Victoria Aveyard reminded Eric Trump that just down the road, funerals for some of the school children murdered on Wednesday were taking place:

Author Nell Scovell called the Trumps “a family of sociopaths”:

And in a tweet that the middle Trump son must have found particularly galling, Jesse Lehrich, a former foreign policy spokesman for Hillary Clinton, said:

Others on Twitter were similarly critical: