Yesterday an Esquire writer sent heads to desks after comparing AntiFa to World War II vets:
Remove head from arse BEFORE tweeting! Esquire writer compares AntiFa to WWII vets, gets BLASTED https://t.co/dt3A8YTFqp
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) August 16, 2017
As @RedSteeze noticed, that approach seems to be spreading:
It's almost as though a list of some sort exists… pic.twitter.com/xbHVmqbySt
— Stephen Miller (@redsteeze) August 16, 2017
It really caught on among journos and analysts:
Also confronted the Nazis without a permit: pic.twitter.com/3c2f3X9slC
— Brian Fallon (@brianefallon) August 16, 2017
Let's not forget pic.twitter.com/q5wjVmZylR
— Christopher C. Cuomo (@ChrisCuomo) August 16, 2017
Wow, what a coincidence!
Or they copy off each other. https://t.co/Td05ZYCybs
— Sam Valley (@SamValley) August 16, 2017
Maybe a little of both?
My grandfather fought in Germany in the battle of the bulge and was not a leftist. Proud conservative. Fake news strikes again.
— james (@JMorrison62) August 16, 2017
This is the Chaplinsky of WWII memes. https://t.co/dOL8RLEEhF
— Mike (@ThePantau) August 16, 2017