Of course, people on Twitter quite quickly pointed out the truth – first of all, that Trump lost the popular vote. Nixon, on the other hand, took 60.1 per cent of the popular vote, but still resigned before the House could finish impeaching him.
"Look, he had a pretty map too! Even redder than Trump's!" said one user.
Others posted illustrations of her father-in-law in prison, while many just pointed out the fact that a lot of the "red" in the middle of the country is actually...not populated by people at all.
A few other users pointed out the differences between Nixon and Trump – one said, "Nixon had principles, a sliver of morals, and the ability to feel shame. He also didn’t have Fox News."
Lara hasn't yet responded to backlash. But to be honest, if you were a member of the Trump family, wouldn't you have your notifications turned off?
Trump took 46.1% of the popular vote and won the electoral college 304-227 -- 46th out of 58 elections.
Nixon took… https://t.co/h36owVyjCD