Donald Trump's sour new years tweet gets slaughtered on social media


The words "Happy New Year" casually roll off the tongue of most without sarcasm or condition. But many people — we're talking a whole lot of people — didn't receive President-elect Donald Trump's holiday tidings with the hope and joy in which they're usually sent.

Maybe this is why:

Folks on Twitter immediately picked up on the tone and ran off with it, among them, a few notables, like senior editor at The Atlantic David Frum, Soze Agency co-founder Michael Skolink, Rosie O'Donnell and Diane Warren.

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“We are all Federalists; we are all Republicans.” “With malice toward none, with charity for all.” “Ask what you… https://t.co/hmLmvbiPye
“Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?” Different time, different president.
Try this … May the New Year bring out the best in all of us, and may our fears for country and world all prove misplaced
Obama v. Trump. https://t.co/XiJ7DgdAOn
Obama's 2008 election night speech: "In this country, we rise or fall as one nation, as one people..." 1/ cc: @realDonaldTrump
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@realDonaldTrump – we know what to do RESIST YOU – and everything you represent #notANYONESpresident #resist #liar #cheater #fraud #crook
– Rosie (@Rosie) December 31, 2016

@realDonaldTrump Like EVERYTHING else, let's make even New Years about U and all your "enemies". WTF grow up
– Diane Warren (@Diane_Warren) December 31, 2016

@realDonaldTrump U seem to have forgotten that U lost the popular vote by almost 3 million but we haven't...
– Diane Warren (@Diane_Warren) December 31, 2016

@realDonaldTrump Let it go dude. Let it go. pic.twitter.com/kSwzCcqWYv
– Terry McDermott (@TerryMacMusic) December 31, 2016

@shegeek it's beyond ridiculous... i mean c'mon, pull your shit together 20 days before your sworn in...
– Apple-Elgatha (@iamchefapple) December 31, 2016

@realDonaldTrump You are not great at being human.
– Hank Green (@hankgreen) December 31, 2016

@hankgreen@realDonaldTrump wishing people a happy new year is usually the easiest presidential task behind pardoning the turkey
– The Gregory Brothers (@gregorybrothers) December 31, 2016

@gregorybrothers@hankgreen@realDonaldTrump I thank u meant to post this, ur #TinyHands bump extra keyz pic.twitter.com/rmSJRbfpUw
– Asstro Logic (@Asstro_Logic) December 31, 2016

@ZeRoyalViking@realDonaldTrump would it have been so hard to just tweet out..."Happy New Years. Look forward to serving you in 2017?"
– Chilled Chaos (@ChilledChaos) December 31, 2016

@realDonaldTrump looks like somebody woke up on the wrong side of humanity this morning
– Jon Cozart (@JonCozart) December 31, 2016

@realDonaldTrump why are you such a petulant little child? You're so embarrassing.
– MalyndaHale (@MalyndaHale) December 31, 2016

@realDonaldTrump Happy New Year, Mr. Bottomless Pit of Need! xo
– Molly Knight (@molly_knight) December 31, 2016

.@realDonaldTrump You're the president-elect! Is it too much to ask you to have some dignity? You sound like you just won at dodgeball.
– (((BrokeAssStuart))) (@BrokeAssStuart) December 31, 2016

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