Pedophilia should be a non-partisan issue, but 2017 is a horrible, bad year.
On Sunday night, conservative firebrand Ann Coulter attempted to defend Roy Moore, an Alabama Senate hopeful accused of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl when he was 32, by comparing him to the late John F. Kennedy.
Hey Dems! JFK had an extra marital affair with 19-year old Mimi Alford when he was 45 years old. https://t.co/E5l3ncflDG
— Ann Coulter (@AnnCoulter) November 13, 2017
By Monday morning, the message had been replied to over 11,000 times — and most of the comments shamed Coulter for making the comparison.
Read some of the tweets below.
Yes I forgot his dead body is running for Senate
— Long-suffering beleaguered Keurig centrist (@inthesedeserts) November 13, 2017