Stephen King turns DJ to taunt Donald Trump over billion dollar losses

Stephen King used a golden oldie to mock President Donald Trump on Wednesday about The New York Times report that said his businesses lost almost $1.2 billion between 1985 and 1994.

The bestselling horror author tweeted in the style of a radio DJ as he shared a link to 'The Beatles' 1964 song 'I’m A Loser':

His followers suggested other suitably-titled songs that King, who is a fervent critic of Trump and his administration, could have chosen to troll the commander-in-chief:

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FILE PHOTO CIRCA 1970 - Best-selling horror author Stephen King was in serious condition in a Maine hospital late June 19 after being hit by a van near his summer home, west of Portland, Maine, a hospital spokesman said. The author of "Carrie," "Children of the Corn," and other major novels made into films was taken to Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston after being struck from behind. HB/AA
Author Stephen King (L) and cast member Donnie Wahlberg arrive for the U.S. premiere of the film "Dreamcatcher" March 19, 2003 in Los Angeles. Wahlberg stars as Douglas "Duddits" Cavell in the film based on the book by King. REUTERS/Robert Galbraith RG
Author Stephen King signs copies of his books, as part of The New Yorker Festival, in New York, September 24, 2005. Picture taken September 24, 2005. REUTERS/Albert Ferreira/Handout
Author Stephen King holds up a pink Amazon Kindle 2 electronic reader at a news conference in New York where the device was introduced, February 9, 2009. The Kindle 2, latest incarnation of the digital book reader is a slimmer version with more storage and a feature that reads text aloud to users. REUTERS/Mike Segar (UNITED STATES)
Boston Red Sox fan and author Stephen King watches the Red Sox play the Los Angeles Angels during Game 3 of their MLB American League Division Series baseball playoff at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts, October 5, 2008. REUTERS/Adam Hunger (UNITED STATES)
Author Stephen King speaks at a news conference to introduce the new Amazon Kindle 2 electronic reader in New York, U.S. on February 9, 2009. REUTERS/Mike Segar/File Photo
Author Stephen King looks towards U.S. President Barack Obama during the citation reading to award King with the National Medal of Arts during a ceremony at the White House in Washington September 10, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
U.S. President Barack Obama presents author Stephen King with the National Medal of Arts during a ceremony at the White House in Washington September 10, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
GOOD MORNING AMERICA - Author of contemporary horror, Stephen King is a guest on GOOD MORNING AMERICA, 11/2/15, airing on the ABC Television Network. (Photo by Lou Rocco/ABC via Getty Images)
AUSTIN, TX - NOVEMBER 15: Author Stephen King signs copies of his new book 'Revival: A Novel' at Book People on November 15, 2014 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Rick Kern/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 11: Author Stephen King signs the copies of his book 'Revival' at Barnes & Noble Union Square on November 11, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

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