Ann Coulter sparks outrage with controversial tweet

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Conservative pundit and author Ann Coulter caused quite the stir on social media the night before the 2016 election with a bold message.

Coulter tweeted on Monday, "If only people with at least 4 grandparents born in America were voting, Trump would win in a 50-state landslide."

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Twitter users were quick to point out that Coulter's standard would mean even GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump wouldn't be able to vote. Trump's mother and grandparents were immigrants.

Related: See more photos of the controversial conservative:

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**FILE**Controversial political commentator Ann Coulter poses in New York's Central Park, Aug. 11, 2003. (AP Photo/Jim Cooper, File)
In this photo provided by StarPix, Bill Maher and Ann Coulter take part in Radio City Music Hall's speaker series titled "The Minds That Move The World" Monday, March 9, 2009 in New York. This was the first of three Speaker Series events featuring prominent political figures discussing the most current events of our day. (AP Photo/Marion Curtis, StarPix)
Ann Coulter appears at a book signing at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), in Washington, Friday, Feb. 19, 2010. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)
Jimmie Walker and Ann Coulter during 5th Annual TV Land Awards - Arrivals at Barker Hanger in Santa Monica, CA, United States. (Photo by Barry King/WireImage)
Conservative author Ann Coulter addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington on Saturday Feb. 20,2010. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
FILE - This Feb. 10, 2012 file photo shows conservative commentator Ann Coulter gesturing while speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington. The Fox Nation web site has removed a column by conservative commentator Ann Coulter because it had a reference to killing the daughter of Sen. John McCain. Fox said Thursday, April 11, 2013, the column, posted Wednesday night, was deemed offensive. Coulter wrote that MSNBC's Martin Bashir suggested Republican senators need to have a member of their family killed before they would support stronger gun control legislation. She wrote: âLet's start with Meghan McCain!â (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, file)
Journalist Ann Coulter attends the Time 100 Gala, celebrating the 100 most influential people in the world, on Tuesday, April 26, 2011, in New York. (AP Photo/Peter Kramer)
Lou Ferrigno, left, and Ann Coulter attend the "Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!" premiere at iPic Theaters Westwood on Wednesday, July 22, 2015 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Paul A. Hebert/Invision/AP)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JULY 15: Political Commentator Ann Coulter and actor Evan Henzi attend AN OPEN SECRET Los Angeles Premiere on July 15, 2015 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Michael Bezjian/Getty Images for Platform Media Group)
Author Ann Coulter speaks during an address to the 39th Conservative Political Action Committee February 10, 2012 in Washington, DC. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 23: Ann Coulter, left, is interviewed for One America News Network on Wednesday October 23, 2013 in Washington, DC. Coulter is promoting her new book, 'Never Trust a Liberal Over 3-Especially a Republican'. (Photo by Matt McClain/ The Washington Post via Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 22: Political commentator and author Ann Coulter arrives at the premiere of 'Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!' at iPic Theaters on July 22, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/WireImage)
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Coulter snapped back and said that Trump's hypothetical voting status shouldn't detract from the "blinding truth" of her statement.

The Huffington Post was quick to point out that Nazi Germany enacted a similar policy with the Nuremberg Laws of 1935. The legislation stripped Jewish people of many of their rights, including the ability to hold public office.

The Nuremberg Laws also defined anyone who had three of four Jewish grandparents as a Jew, no matter how the individual self-identified.

See more social media reaction to Coulter's claim:

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I’m pretty damn proud to say not all four of my grandparents were born here. Shows how far we’ve come.
Ann Coulter's disgusting "four grandparents" reference recalls the Mischling Test, a Nazi way to identify "pure-blood" Germans versus Jews.
Hey. The Nazi's did this. Literally. It was called the #NurembergRaceLaws. You're a monster @AnnCoulter. https://t.co/1DOAOHNDSm
Not surprising to see Ann Coulter propose a modified version of the Nazi Mischling Test to restrict voting rights.… https://t.co/dwnwmrytBg
.@AnnCoulter Well, they aren’t, so he won’t.
Someone needs to whisper it to Ann Coulter that Trump's grandparents weren't born in America #awkward
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