Stephen King: Trump unfit for office, should be removed
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Horror author Stephen King says President TrumpDonald John TrumpDems flip Wisconsin state Senate seat Sessions: 'We should be like Canada' in how we take in immigrants GOP rep: 'Sheet metal and garbage' everywhere in Haiti MORE must be removed from office.

“Donald Trump is unfit for office. Needs to be removed,” King tweeted Friday after Trump threatened military action against North Korea.

Trump is facing criticism for his threat earlier this week of "fire and fury" if North Korea threatens the U.S.

He added Friday that the military is “locked and loaded” if North Korea acts “unwisely.”

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North Korea shrugged off Trump’s warning, saying they have already planned to attack waters near the U.S. base in Guam this month.

King has been harshly critical of Trump in the past, saying his control of the U.S. nuclear arsenal is “worse than any horror story I ever wrote” and mocking his claims that former President Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaMcCarthy: ‘No deadline on DACA’ Democrats will need to explain if they shut government down over illegal immigration Trump’s first year in office was the year of the woman MORE wiretapped him with a short story.

Comedian Chelsea Handler similarly called for Trump to be removed from office, urging the generals serving in the Trump administration to remove him as soon as possible to save their reputations.

“To all the generals surrounding our idiot-in-chief...the longer U wait to remove him, the longer UR name will appear negatively in history,” she said.