Trump, who had 88.8 million followers eventually depend on Twitter, was “deplatformed” by the corporate, following years of criticism calling on the social media service to dam his account for the unfold of misinformation. Previous to closing his account on Friday, Twitter had quickly suspended his account in three separate events for “repeated and extreme violations of our civic integrity coverage.”
Actor-comedian Julia Louis-Dreyfus tagged Twitter’s CEO Jack Dorsey, asking, “What the fuck took you so lengthy, Jack?”
— Julia Louis-Dreyfus (@OfficialJLD) January 8, 2021
Retired skilled basketball participant Rex Chapman echoed Louis-Dreyfus’ sentiment, stating that an earlier motion might have saved lives through the pandemic. “Sure, individuals died on the Capitol and now Trump’s gone,” he wrote. “However take into consideration what number of lives would have been saved had [he] been impeached after which truly faraway from the workplace in early 2020. His Twitter account satisfied hundreds of thousands to not put on masks and regent science throughout a pandemic.”
Sure, individuals died on the Capitol and now Trump’s gone.
However take into consideration what number of lives would have been saved had been impeached after which truly faraway from workplace in early 2020.
His Twitter account satisfied hundreds of thousands to not put on masks and regent science throughout a pandemic.
— Rex Chapman🏇🏼 (@RexChapman) January 8, 2021
Actor Kevin McHale additionally wrote: “This isn’t about censorship or free speech. It’s about defending lives. Trump’s phrases have now straight result in 5 deaths and an assault on the U.S. Capitol. Twitter and tech corporations ought to at all times ban anybody who incites and encourages violence — particularly once they have a giant platform.”
This is not about censorship or free speech. It is about defending lives. Trump’s phrases have now straight result in 5 deaths & an assault on the US Capitol. Twitter/tech corporations ought to at all times ban anybody who incites & encourages violence – particularly once they have a giant platform.
— Kevin McHale (@druidDUDE) January 9, 2021
Others like actor Michael Rapaport celebrated Dorsey’s work. “Jack, you probably did it you fkc you!!! Congratulations,” he wrote.
— MichaelRapaport (@MichaelRapaport) January 8, 2021
“Borat” actor Sacha Baron Cohen, who had publicly requested Dorsey to ban Trump from Twitter, additionally applauded the information. “Twitter lastly banned Trump! We did it!” he wrote.
Twitter lastly banned Trump!
We did it! https://t.co/KFJUB1YvZU
— Sacha Baron Cohen (@SachaBaronCohen) January 8, 2021
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— chrissy teigen (@chrissyteigen) January 8, 2021
When are Republicans going to droop trump from the nuclear arsenal indefinitely?
— Kathy Griffin (@kathygriffin) January 9, 2021
GODDAMIT Trump simply added me on Friendster.
— Patton Oswalt (@pattonoswalt) January 9, 2021
Sheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee-it! THANK YOU TWITTER.
— Isiah Whitlock Jr. (@IsiahWhitlockJr) January 8, 2021
Getting kicked off Twitter is about as exhausting to do as getting booted from the housewives…it’s actually designed for provocative social interplay…
— Bethenny Frankel (@Bethenny) January 9, 2021
trump if u can learn this I’ll provide you with a kiss 😘
— kurtis conner (@kurtisconner) January 9, 2021
Lots of people laughing that Trump’s banned from twitter however how nice would it not be to not be allowed on twitter.
— Jemaine Clement (@AJemaineClement) January 9, 2021
oomp suspended not me tho
— giabuchi lastrassi (@jaboukie) January 8, 2021
DING DONG DEE DEE DEET DEE https://t.co/gkVnzMshNT
— Pedro Pascal he/him (@PedroPascal1) January 9, 2021
FINALLY! @jack instructed Trump to STFU! 🙌🏾
Can we put them on a household plan? Don Jr, Ivanka, Eric, Tiffany, Jared, you too Melania…Shut all of these scoundrels down!
— Wanda Sykes (@iamwandasykes) January 8, 2021