President Donald Trump's tweets have never seemed more feeble and desperate than right now, even as his lies grow bigger by the day. — John Haltiwanger, Senior Politics Reporter at Business Insider
President Donald Trump's tweets have never seemed more feeble and desperate than right now, even as his lies grow bigger by the day. — John Haltiwanger, Senior Politics Reporter at Business Insider
Trump's tweets have become increasingly impotent but his lies are getting bigger by the day
  • President Donald Trump's lies-via-tweet have become more audacious since Election Day and his loss to President-elect Joe Biden.
  • Trump continues to push baseless claims that Democrats rigged the election, among other disinformation, as he refuses to concede.
  • But weeks have gone by and no evidence of widespread fraud or irregularities has been discovered, and the Trump campaign's legal challenges have resulted in multiple losses in court or failed to alter the outcome of the election in any states.
  • Trump's tweets are becoming increasingly impotent. He's yelling louder than ever, but fighting a losing battle.
President Donald Trump's tweets have never seemed more feeble and desperate than right now, even as his lies grow bigger by the day.

Throughout his presidency, Trump has wielded his Twitter account like a political sword. Trump's tweets have moved markets, put pressure on GOP lawmakers to bend to his will, and exacerbated a slew of domestic and global crises. But since his loss to President-elect Joe Biden in the 2020 election, Trump's tweets have become more and more impotent.

... Though recent polling suggests many Republican voters have been swayed by Trump's baseless claims of mass voter fraud, no amount of all caps tweets falsely claiming the election was stolen will succeed in overturning the outcome.