Politics

Unhinged: Journalist Says Trump Inauguration Worse Than 9/11

Derek Hunter Contributor

Canadian journalist Doug Saunders could not contain his disgust of President Donald Trump Friday when he compared the New York businessman becoming the leader of the free world with the 9/11 terrorist attacks that murdered 3,000 Americans.

“If you thought you’d never see anything on TV as frightening as 9/11, this was it. But the consequences of this are far more damaging,” Saunders tweeted.

The breathless declaration was greeted with agreement by a fellow Canadian journalist, Scott Deveau, who writes for Bloomberg Canada.

Screen capture from Twitter

Screen capture from Twitter

As expected, there was also a lot of pushback.

Undeterred, Saunders continued: