Newt Gingrich’s Winston Churchill Protection Of Donald Trump’s ‘Government Time’ Backfires

It didn’t go over effectively on Twitter.

Gingrich tweeted that “the distortions of the hate Trump motion are by no means extra apparent than within the response to the President’s leaked schedule,” which Axios printed over the weekend.

“The ignorance of historical past of the present elites is pathetic,” Gingrich added, earlier than invoking the late British chief. “Churchill slept late, labored late, took a nap each afternoon ( entering into his pajamas).” 

In additional tweets, Gingrich praised Trump ― and stated that if the “schedule results in all this he must be applauded for his focus.”

Twitter customers, nonetheless, defined why they had been indignant with the comparability to Churchill: