Trump supporters keep getting texts begging them to give the president money and they're getting very annoyed

James Besanvalle
Wednesday 15 July 2020 10:45
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Trump supporters are absolutely fed up with what they think is the POTUS asking them to donate money through text messages that CAPITALISE random words.

Kurt Schlichter – author of 21 Biggest Lies About Donald Trump (and you) – took to Twitter on Friday to share a screenshot of a tweet that he said treats him “like an idiot”:

And it seems like Schlichter’s not the only one:

One TikTok user – who signed up to receive texts after applying for Trump rally tickets as a joke – also shared her message history:

Trump’s campaign manager, Brad Parscale, responded to Schlichter’s tweet saying it’s not an official Trump text:

But the URL in the text links back to WinRed, the Trump-endorsed Republican fundraising platform.

And people had a lot to say in response:

If the messages aren’t scams, it should be entirely possible to just text back “STOP” to cease receiving them...

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