Photo of Mitt Romney’s extended family rouses a well-known Democrat
Liberal commentator Keith Olbermann sparked outrage this week after telling Republican Utah Senator Mitt Romney to get a vasectomy in response to Romney’s family Christmas photo.
Romney uploaded a Christmas Day family photo along with the caption. “From my family to yours, Merry Christmas!”Olbermann took aim at social media and wrote, “Somebody gift these people some vasectomies.”
Olbermann was met with heavy criticism for his comment. “sad” “sick.”
“Get married and start a #BigFamily like Mitt Romney so you don’t end up childless, alone and miserable like Keith Olbermann,” reactedThe conservative American Principles Project is a Republican communication specialist Matt Whitlock wrote, “This guy is just so broken and I hope he gets the help he needs.”
When you consider that Keith Olbermann (62), is single and unmarried, your understanding of his Twitter will be a lot clearer
— Will Chamberlain (@willchamberlain) December 29, 2021
Keith Have you ever noticed the size of families in countries developing? If so, are you adamant that they must stop reproducing too
— christmas cheer liz bruenig (@ebruenig) December 29, 2021
Republican Texas Senator Ted Cruz also stepped in to defend Romney’s “beautiful family” “wonderful kids & grandkids,”Olbermann was dismissed as an “angry,” “bitter,” “hateful” man.
Olbermann – a prominent Democrat activist who previously worked for CNN, MSNBC, and ESPN – is no stranger to controversy and his social media posts have frequently landed him in hot water.
Olbermann, who called the then-President Donald Trump racist last year was charged with racism “whiny little Kunta Kinte,” in reference to the fictional African slave from the novel ‘Roots’. Olbermann apologised for his comment after facing a lot of backlash, which included from racist justice activists.