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"Verbal waterboarding" -- Vitriol, contempt, dishonesty: Remembering the worst of right-wing Twitter in 2015

From the State of the Union to Ahmed, shootings and Cecil the Lion, the right-wing was just as awful, as usual

Sarah Burris
December 24, 2015 9:20PM (UTC)

Some are narcissists, some are psychopaths, some are sadists and some are just plain mean trolls with inferiority complexes.

When the right wing takes to Twitter it isn't to be funny or relevant it is just to spread hate, racism, xenophobia or stir up the rest of the internet. Here are the worst examples of their tweets this year:


The most disgusting tweets after the State of the Union

Haters hate Neil deGrasse Tyson's politics

Right wing goes after Baltimore uprising on Twitter


The right wing cannot handle Caitlyn Jenner's revelation.

Conservatives on Twitter say Cecil the lion is like Planned Parenthood

#IStandWithAhmed but the right wing certainly doesn't.


Charleston massacre happens, President Obama speaks, and the right wing loses its mind.

#NotAllWhitePeople: Twitter racists react to news of Dylann Storm Roof’s killing spree with delusional denial


Conservatives on Twitter react to Oregon shooting with calls for more guns, of course.

President Obama un-renames Mt. McKinley to Denali and right-wing twitter loses its mind.

After the Paris attacks, the right wing lashes out and blamed President Obama and called for war


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