In the moments following the announcement of George Zimmerman being found not guilty in the death of Trayvon Martin, conservative pundits and bloggers took to Twitter to gloat. Here is a small sampling of some of the hate, vindictiveness and poor taste flowing from the right tonight...
Trayvon Martin tried to kill George Zimmerman. He just failed at that as he did everything else in his life.
— Bob Owens (@bob_owens) July 14, 2013
Might be a good idea for the electronic stores and shoe stores to close up shop.
— toddstarnes (@toddstarnes) July 14, 2013
— Ann Coulter (@AnnCoulter) July 14, 2013
I’d turn on MSNBC right now but I would feel guilty for enjoying their freak out.
— RB (@RBPundit) July 14, 2013
Have the riots started? Is Miami burning? #Zimmerman
— Robert Stacy McCain (@rsmccain) July 14, 2013
If I had a son he'd look like George Zimmerman. #notguilty
— Matthew Boyle (@mboyle1) July 14, 2013
By the way, how can anyone ever say with a straight face that black victims of violence are ignored by the media? It's just not true.
— Ben Howe (@BenHowe) July 14, 2013