Chelsea Handler has ratcheted up her incendiary political rhetoric ever since President Donald Trump moved into the White House.
Which is why what comes next is not really very surprising at all.
The actress and now political activist received the news about the president’s nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court the way many other Hollywood celebs did.
She didn’t take it well at all.
— Chelsea Handler (@chelseahandler) July 11, 2018
“Republicans want to take away our health care, female rights to birth control, and also are perfectly fine with kids getting killed in schools,” she declared.
“What a party. #NovemberIsComing,” she threatened on Twitter.
About that blue wave … it’s hard to believe that will be happening this November.
Handler reacted in particular to a tweet from Washington Post reporter Sean Sullivan.
Asked GOP Sen. Hatch, who met with Kavanaugh this a.m., about Ds arguing he’s a threat to the ACA. He said: “The Affordable Care Act is one of the broad, inclusive bills that you’ll ever see. And anybody who thinks it’s not going to be litigated sometime in the future is nuts.”
— Sean Sullivan (@WaPoSean) July 11, 2018
“Asked GOP Sen. Hatch, who met with Kavanaugh this a.m., about Ds arguing he’s a threat to the ACA,” Sullivan wrote. “He said: ‘The Affordable Care Act is one of the broad, inclusive bills that you’ll ever see. And anybody who thinks it’s not going to be litigated sometime in the future is nuts.’ ”
Handler experienced serious backlash over her claim that Republicans are “perfectly fine with kids getting killed in schools.”
“Most Republicans want babies not being killed! And nobody wants any kids killed in any school. AND it’s not ! Your healthcare if you don’t pay for it !!!!!!” a Twitter user fired back at her.
“Please cite your sources where we want to take away health care, birth control, and are fine with kids being murdered,” another retorted. “Because YOU, my dear, are sooooo wrong … And thank you for finally admitting that women are only using abortion as a means of birth control and not for their health.”
Handler also got some brutal fact-checking thrown into her face over her claim that Republicans want to “take away …