Hamilton MP's innocent tweet turns into war cry
Postmedia News
December 3, 2019
December 3, 2019 7:41 PM EST
Hamilton East-Stoney Creek Liberal MP Bob Bratina was wrongly roasted on Twitter.TWITTER
Who knew there was a woke right that can get just as triggered as the puritan patrols of self-righteous millennials?
Poor Hamilton East-Stoney Creek MP Bob Bratina discovered that Tuesday.
The longtime Liberal found himself inundated on Twitter after wishing everyone a happy December. Cue the mistaken outrage.
Wishing everyone in Hamilton East – Stoney Creek a great month of December! #HamOnt pic.twitter.com/liRALwSc4V
— Bob Bratina (@BobBratina) December 1, 2019
It seems Twitter denizens believed Bratina was a co-conspirator in the so-called “War on Christmas”.
But while everyone roasted poor old Bob, most missed a very import point.
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Bratina begins every month— and holiday — with a salutation. No war on Christmas.
Wishing everyone in Hamilton East – Stoney Creek a happy Halloween. To all of the trick-or-treaters, stay safe and have a fun time! #HamOnt #StoneyCreek pic.twitter.com/xJ56RhavQH
— Bob Bratina (@BobBratina) October 31, 2019
Wishing everyone in Hamilton East – Stoney Creek a great Labour Day Long Weekend! Enjoy the time off with your family and friends! pic.twitter.com/RScUmIrwF2
— Bob Bratina (@BobBratina) August 30, 2019
Wishing the Portuguese community of Hamilton East – Stoney Creek a happy Portugal Day! pic.twitter.com/KrGIwiDPdh
— Bob Bratina (@BobBratina) June 10, 2019
Wishing everyone a great Victoria Day Long Week! I hope that everyone enjoys the extra day off and is able to get some rest. #HamOnt pic.twitter.com/sdw241rM1t
— Bob Bratina (@BobBratina) May 17, 2019
And finally, here’s Bob’s holiday missive from 2018.
Wishing everyone in Hamilton East – Stoney Creek a very Merry Christmas! May you enjoy this day in the company of your family and friends! pic.twitter.com/DxK44jcOon
— Bob Bratina (@BobBratina) December 25, 2018