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03/21/2017 06:57 pm ET

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.
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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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