'You are evil': Lauren Bobert branded a 'simpleton sociopath' for 'ghoulish' Alec Baldwin attack

'You are evil': Lauren Bobert branded a 'simpleton sociopath' for 'ghoulish' Alec Baldwin attack
Alec Baldwin speaking at the 2016 San Diego Comic Con International at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California, Gage Skidmore

U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert, the QAnon Republican lawmaker and gun rights activist who owns a bar named Shooters in Rifle, Colorado, is being criticized after posting a tweet mocking and attacking Alec Baldwin. The well-known actor who spent several years playing Donald Trump on "Saturday Night Live" shot and killed award-winning cinematographer Halyna Hutchins, apparently by accident, with a prop gun on set less than 24 hours ago.

Boebert dug up a seven-year old tweet Baldwin had sent in support of Michael Brown, the 18-year old Black man fatally shot by a Ferguson, Missouri police officer.

She then added a snide and ugly remark and posted it to Twitter, only too happy to use the pain of Hutchins' grieving family, friends, and industry as a tool to attack Baldwin:

The outrage was palpable, even from a few on the right, like former Trump White House Director of Strategic Communications:

A Democratic U.S. Congressman weighed in:

And many others:









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