‘Sit this one out’: Ivanka Trump’s complaint about ‘smug ridicule' of nation's 'elites’ hilariously backfires
Ivanka Trump complained about coastal elites to defend her father — and was swiftly met with furious mockery.
The White House adviser and eldest daughter of President Donald Trump shared a video clip of former Republican strategist Rick Wilson ridiculing the president’s “credulous boomer rube” supporters, and complained the attack was derogatory and unfair.
“You consistently make fun of half the country and then complain that it is divided,” Ivanka Trump tweeted. “The arrogance, mocking accents and smug ridicule of this nation’s ‘Real Elites’ is disgusting.”
You consistently make fun of half the country and then complain that it is divided. The arrogance, mocking accent… https://t.co/JaGmaEKatm— Ivanka Trump (@Ivanka Trump) 1580212629.0
Other Twitter users accused the Ivy League-educated nepotism beneficiary of hypocrisy.
Team “Fuck Your Feelings” is out in force today with their fake rage and their “duh elites hate u fer lovin’ Trump”… https://t.co/m1KXy8UvhR— Rick Wilson (@Rick Wilson) 1580215388.0
@IvankaTrump Wait....did you REALLY just say "make fun" and "mocking"??? Please sit this one out, Nepotism Barbie.… https://t.co/CxVOUoKs4k— Kelz (@Kelz) 1580212732.0
@BobbyBigWheel @IvankaTrump She went to school by helicopter.— Allison F.🦉 (@Allison F.🦉) 1580217441.0
@IvankaTrump Rudy Giuliani's son Andrew makes $95,000 working as a sports liaison for the White House: https://t.co/w09CgPROb8— Jeffrey Guterman (@Jeffrey Guterman) 1580212672.0
@IvankaTrump I didn't even know you could get a degree in Complete Cluelessness and Lack of Self-Awareness.— Benjamin Dreyer (@Benjamin Dreyer) 1580217895.0
@IvankaTrump The evening gown and shoes you wear to a single party in DC costs more that what most Trump supporters… https://t.co/yD0NK3jAHF— Rocky Mountain Views (@Rocky Mountain Views) 1580216327.0
@IvankaTrump Glass houses baby. Glass houses. #BeBest #unwantedivanka https://t.co/PQ1pMgQjYi— M. Resists (@M. Resists) 1580213356.0
@IvankaTrump Are you, Ivanka, calling other people elites? How much money did you and Jared grift this year? How… https://t.co/robncErHVo— Lisa (@Lisa) 1580216012.0
@IvankaTrump Do tell. https://t.co/gdXAsB7ACh— Robin (@Robin) 1580212904.0
@IvankaTrump But you can’t dispute that Rick is right, can you? Honestly, your hypocrisy is simply astounding. Take… https://t.co/3qXnRDdVQq— “G” #WeThePeople #Resist (@“G” #WeThePeople #Resist) 1580213060.0
@IvankaTrump Apparently they don't teach self-awareness classes at Trump University.— Paul 👻 (@Paul 👻) 1580215968.0
@IvankaTrump As opposed to the WH that demeans women, locks up children causing major psychological damage, cannot… https://t.co/iB67Z6VJpQ— mpc (@mpc) 1580212843.0
Mocking accents? Are we supposed to be using accents? That's not really fair to those of us from New Jersey. (Al… https://t.co/FsrkQV7dBb— David Rothkopf (@David Rothkopf) 1580216551.0