Eric Trump hardly gave Newsmax anchor Carl Higbie a chance to finish his sentence as he rantingly discussed his father, Donald Trump’s, federal indictment on Wednesday for eight minutes. In addition to that, Eric Trump did not know the age of his 17-year-old brother.
Here’s how the internet reacted:
The son of the former president raged, “They will target you, they will come after you, and they will try and destroy your life if you get in the way of the Democratic Party, if you question their power, if you interfere with their little fiefdom.”
“It is rape and pillage,” Trump went on to say. “They will burn down the street. It doesn’t matter for these people. They will take out innocent people. They will go after family, they will go after kids.”
Later, the Trump scion praised God for protecting his father, who was charged on Tuesday with violating the Espionage Act for improper handling of confidential materials that he had stolen from the White House.
Trump will also go on trial in the Stormy Daniels hush money case the following year, and he is still being looked at for his involvement in the Jan. 6 uprising and the attempted rigging of the 2020 Georgia election.
After author E. Jean Carroll accused Trump of raping her in the 1990s, a civil jury last month found him responsible for sexual assault.
But according to Eric Trump, the former president is the “strongest man I’ve ever seen in my life” and the “strongest man in the world” who “can’t be run over, can’t be stopped.”
There’s “no one like” him, added Trump, who also launched criticisms of Hillary Clinton, Joe Biden, and the media. Trump’s detractors on Twitter charged him with projecting: