Jim Jordan's Fearmongering Question Prompts Withering 1-Word Reply From Stephen King
Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) is doubling down on his recent fearmongering about which freedoms are supposedly on the chopping block in the U.S.
“First, they came for your guns. Then, your gas stoves. Then, your gas cars. What’s next?” he tweeted Friday.
First, they came for your guns.
Then, your gas stoves.
Then, your gas cars.
— Rep. Jim Jordan (@Jim_Jordan) January 27, 2023
Horror author Stephen King had a scathing single-word answer for the Ohio Republican.
“You,” the writer tweeted in the replies.
— Stephen King (@StephenKing) January 28, 2023
King was one of many critics to post a caustic response on Twitter.
— John Wesley Shipp (@JohnWesleyShipp) January 27, 2023
Hopefully your job.
— Ryan Negri (@RyanNegri) January 27, 2023
No they didn’t. Nobody is coming for any of those.
— Mike Van Someren (@mvsforwi) January 27, 2023
Hopefully, in your case, your smart phone & keyboards, so you can't type such offensive things anymore. (You do realize it's Holocaust Remembrance Day, and you're paraphrasing Niemöller, right? You cannot possibly be ignorant enough not to know this.)
— Amy Washburn (@AIWashburn) January 28, 2023
I hope they come for your seat!
— Ivan Kasanzew (@IvanKasanzew) January 27, 2023
We literally still have every one of those things
— BOXINGisJAZZ🎺🥊 (@DanielFromIL) January 28, 2023
We still have all of the above. When should I expect them to come?
— Lost Dutchman (@tiemen) January 27, 2023
None of these things have happened which perfectly encapsulates the conservative mind
— Mankrik’s Wife (@Marty_Shannon) January 27, 2023
oh shut up
— Savan Kotecha (@Savan_Kotecha) January 27, 2023
You came after Reproductive Rights.
Non-Christian Religious Freedom.
Clean Air and Water.
Seriously, what the Hell are you gonna attack next while distracting people w “gas stoves?”
— Mat Pruneda (@Mat4Texas) January 28, 2023