Another day, another Twitter double standard used against conservatives. This time it is @ALX, which apparently is run by someone at Turning Point USA. This meme was just too funny for Twitter:
The rule of thumb for differentiating satire and disinformation is: does the average person realize it’s satire?
Here’s the offending meme that got @alx banned, which was also shared by the Trump campaign.
This is obvious satire on par with Trump satire that’s shared every day. pic.twitter.com/3i17duaeUI
— Jeff Giesea🦚 (@jeffgiesea) April 17, 2020
RedState spoke to the author about getting banned:
“I am a young Conservative just starting out and I have worked hard to get to the point I am today. For Twitter to remove my account without a clear reason after CEO Jack Dorsey said the that company would be more transparent before Congress is deeply troubling.”
This is pretty dumb, right. There were literally dozens and dozens of these kinds of satirical memes yesterday making fun of the Biden campaign’s twitter tool. So why freak out over this one? And trust me when I tell you there are countless anti-Trump memes on Twitter that no one is ever punished for…