Who is Paul Sperry? Many are curious in the wake of Donald Trump’s recent Twitter spree. So, let’s get the situation explained.
Social media has grown to play such a crucial role in our lives and many will still arue that Twitter reigns supreme over the likes of Facebook and Instagram.
It’s interesting to consider who has the biggest following on the platform and Brandwatch notes that the key players include Barack Obama, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Justin Bieber and Taylor Swift.
The top 10 also includes Donald Trump, which perhaps isn’t too surprising.
Over the years, the 45th president of the United States has attracted significant attention thanks to the content posted to his Twitter.
More recently, indy100 reports that he went on a posting spree on the night of Tuesday, October 6th 2020, tweeting and retweeting over 40 tweets.
Topics of conversation spanned from Nancy Pelosi to the “Russia Hoax”.
On the other hand, he retweeted quite a lot from Paul Sperry…
Who is Paul Sperry?
- Paul Sperry is an American conservative author, political commentator and conspiracy theorist.
He has penned such books as Crude Politics: How Bush’s Oil Cronies Hijacked the War on Terrorism (2003), Infiltration: How Muslim Spies and Subversives have Penetrated Washington (2005) and The Great American Bank Robbery (2011).
Additionally, he is the co-author of Muslim Mafia (2009) which he wrote with Paul David Gaubatz.
Many know him as a recurring writer of op-ed pieces for Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp.
As highlighted by Bridge, he previously served as a Washington bureau chief for the right-wing website WorldNetDaily and was also a former media fellow at The Hoover Institution.
The source addresses that Trump retweeted him back in April 2020 too.
Donald Trump Twitter spree explained
Trump retweeted Sperry 16 times according to indy100 and quote-tweeted him six times between 7.59 – 9.00 pm on Tuesday, October 6th 2020.
In one tweet [see below], Sperry wrote: “The next SCOTUS pick will likely help pick the next president. Now you know how bloody this confirmation battle will be, starting a week from today.”
Trump retweeted it, weighing in: “It will be fast and easy!”
Another tweet from Sperry includes:
“If @ the next debates, moderators don’t insist Biden flesh out his proposed policies IN DETAIL–finally providing voters SPECIFICS regarding his plan for a Medicare “option” for all & his $4 trillion in tax hikes & his plan to “phase out” fossil fuels–then you know the fix is in.”
On this, Trump said: “Chris Wallace was a total JOKE. Protected Joe all night long. He’s no Mike!!!”
Throughout the tweets, indy100 highlights that such topics as the Trump-Russia “collusion” scandal, Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney Barrett and more are touched upon.
Paul Sperry on Twitter
You can follow Paul Sperry on Twitter if you’re interested in checking out his ongoing commentary.
Find him at @paulsperry_; he currently has a whopping 285.6K followers.
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