Donald Trump Jr. accidentally insults his father in a botched attempt to discredit DeSantis
Donald Trump Jr. tried to attack the governor of Florida. Ron DeSantiswho announced this week that he is running for the Republican presidential nomination faulty rollout on twitter.
But he accidentally insulted his father, donald trumpinstead of this.
The former president’s son is named DeSantis “nasal” and “feminine” during his podcast.
And eventually he got the names mixed up — leading to this awkward moment:
(Let the records show that Undertaker can be absolutely charming and engaging.)
DeSantis was once a close associate of the former president and featured himself in campaign ads in which he flattered Trump.
But Trump began attacking DeSantis last year when there were reports the governor could challenge him for the 2024 nomination. He paid tribute to DeSantis’ political career — even claimed DeSantis cried while begging for support in the race for governor – and yesterday shared a bizarre video featuring Hitler and Satan Participated in the DeSantis campaign launch on Twitter.
Polls show the governor of Florida well behind the former president among GOP primary voters.