Haters Hijack Renee Ellmers’ Hollywood Moment
Posted at 1:50 p.m. on Oct. 24
Looks like Rep. Renee Ellmers had herself a little fun Wednesday night, stepping out for a buzzy flick — Tom Hank’s skippering saga, “Captain Phillips” — and later rubbing elbows with the eponymous gent who inspired said maritime thriller.
Online trolls, of course, made a point of torpedoing the magic moment, assailing the North Carolina Republican about her voting record:
And taking potshots at her about a semi-automatic rifle liberated from Chez Ellmers:
Take cover, congresswoman!
The Internet is apparently some sort of war zone.