Internet Slams Melania For Her Statement On RBG’s Death: “I Don’t Believe You One Bit”

She should've just kept her mouth shut.

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Today, this country and people all around the globe woke up still in mourning over the loss of women’s rights icon and national treasure, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who tragically passed away last night after a long battle with metastatic pancreatic cancer.

To say the very least, every social media platform from Twitter to Facebook to Snapchat and everything in between is full of condolences to Justice Ginsburg’s family, memorials to the earth-shattering life she lived, and gratitude for everything she’s done for us and the paths she’s carved out for future generations.

It came as no real surprise when First Lady Melania Trump took to her own Twitter account to express her obligatory condolences to the late Supreme Court Justice’s family.


“Justice’s Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s passing is a immense loss. Her tenacity & strength were matched by her intellect & compassion, & her spirit will live on in all she has inspired. My prayers are with her family & all who loved her,” Melania’s tweet read this morning, complete with the “RIPRBG” hashtag.

However, it only took mere hours after the news of RBG’s death broke for Melania’s husband and all his GOP cronies in Congress to make their intentions surrounding Justice Ginsburg’s now-vacant seat crystal clear — ultimately vowing to go against Bader Ginsburg’s dying wish as well as breaking their own precedent on Supreme Court nominations during an election year, by “promising” that Justice Ginsburg’s seat will be filled with Trump’s nominee before the end of his first presidential term. Something they refused to allow when Trump’s predecessor, Barack Obama, was in the same position a few years ago.

So, while Melania’s obligatory tweet came as no surprise, neither did the responses it garnered:

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For once in your life, leave the hypocrisy at home. It doesn’t matter what you tweet, lady. If your husband and his jockeys fill that seat, things are going to get a whole lot worse for you between now and November. You can write that down.

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