Atlantic’s insufferable staff writer David Frum appears to have been triggered that the world’s richest man insulted him on Twitter.
The Post Millennial released a report on Frum’s political hypocrisy. Frum went afterTesla CEO Elon Musk was criticized for posting a humorous meme. The meme compared Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler following the former’s forceful crackdown on truckers protesting Canada’s draconian COVID-19 policies. The Post Millennial pointed out that Frum is the last person who should complain about Musk’s meme. Frum was elected to the November 2020 Frum comparedMillion MAGA March, Washington, D.C., with a photograph of a Nazi rally. Musk decimatedFrum’s sanctimony as a reply to The Post Millennial report on Twitter: “Hypocritical megadouche!” Frum didn’t take kindly to Musk’s swipe and whined that Musk was trolling him: “Isn’t it kind of worrying that a major corporate figure would be gullible enough to rely on a tweet from the @TPostMillennial as an information source?”
Frum cannot have seen that The Post Millennial He had included his tweet in which he compared pro-Trump events with Nazi rallies.
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) February 20, 2022
Frum was then arbitrarily compared his exchange with Musk to the experiences of his “female colleagues at @TheAtlantic.” Really.
Serious point. Tonight, I was trolling a man who has 74 million followers on Twitter. My mentions have become sludge-filled, but nothing that is noteworthy. I compare what my experience is with that of other female colleagues. @TheAtlantic & elsewhere …
— David Frum (@davidfrum) February 21, 2022
If Frum’s behavior wasn’t cringe worthy enough, he even took to pleading his followers to do business with Musk’s competitor Ford Motors.
Ford apparently has the most extensive network of electric charging points in North America. https://t.co/duiwAM8bBZ pic.twitter.com/4kVC83UgzN
— David Frum (@davidfrum) February 20, 2022
Conservatives are being attacked. Contact The Atlantic at (202) 266-6000 and demand it distance itself from Frum’s nonsense.