People on Twitter can not believe the bile from Eric Trump’s latest defense of his father, President Donald Trump.
In an interview with the Associated Press published Tuesday, the president’s second eldest son claimed that the setback his father received from companies following his incitement to last week’s riots in the US capital was simply “discontinued culture.”
Deutsche Bank has reportedly cut ties with Trump and the Trump Organization, of which Eric Trump is executive vice president, and the PGA has moved the 2022 championship from the president̵
“We live in a period of culture of cancellation, but it is not something that started this week. It’s something they’ve been doing to us and others for years, ”Eric Trump tried to explain the critical response to his father’s outrageous behavior that the president is expected to be accused of in a single article calling for an uprising by House Democrats on Wednesday.
“If you disagree with them, if they do not like you, they will try to cancel you,” added Eric Trump, who himself urged supporters of his father to “show some kind of fight” and “march against the Capitol” at a meeting in Washington before the uprising.
Elsewhere in the interview, Eric Trump suggested that his father “would be followed up to the ends of the earth by hundreds of millions of Americans” because he had created “the greatest political movement in American history and his possibilities are endless.”
At the end of the interview, however, the line went dead after Eric Trump was asked “if he felt his father encouraged the audience.”
Many of Eric Trump’s comments in the interview were created with Twitter users, but it was the “cancellation culture” that invoked particular Irishness:
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