Earlier this week, author Joyce Carol Oates tweeted about a photo she’d seen that was “so barbaric” it made her wonder if there were no conservation laws in the place the picture was taken.

The place the photo was taken was of course … Jurassic Park:

After a dino-stampede of mockery for Oates’ bemoaning the senseless slaughter of triceratops, she claimed to have been just kidding:

That, however, is proving to be a tough sell:

We look forward to more hilarious tweets from Oates in the future.