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Struggling Comedian Mike Huckabee Makes Jokes On Twitter, It Doesn't Go Well

He got roasted for a joke about sausage.
Mike Huckabee speaking at an event in 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa.
Mike Huckabee speaking at an event in 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa.

Mike Huckabee, former Arkansas Gov. (R) and two-time GOP presidential candidate, is not good at Twitter. In fact, “not good” is an understatement. He is terrible at it — especially when he’s trying to be funny.

For instance, when CNN reported that Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer had to hold back tears due to the mean-spirited nature of President Donald Trump’s executive order that banned Syrian refugees and nationals from several Muslim-majority countries from entering the U.S., Huckabee tweeted this transphobic gem:

And when Hillary Clinton said half of Trump’s supporters belong in a “basket of deplorables” during the 2016 presidential campaign, Huckabee busted out this sweet rhyme:

And on Tuesday, while following the hearing for Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch, Huckabee decided to tweet a few zingers aimed at those who were questioning the judge:

Then he tweeted this:

And. Twitter. Could. Not. Take. It. Anymore.

People began to roast Huckabee for being hilariously unfunny, and their responses are actually funny: 

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