Twitter melts down over Barr press conference

Twitter exploded throughout Attorney General William BarrWilliam Pelham BarrSupreme Court comes to Trump's aid on immigration Words matter, except to Democrats, when it involves impeaching Trump Justice OIG completes probe on FBI surveillance of ex-Trump campaign aide MORE's press conference ahead of the release of special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) Swan MuellerFox's Cavuto roasts Trump over criticism of network Mueller report fades from political conversation Trump calls for probe of Obama book deal MORE's report, with strong but varying reactions from members of the media. 

Barr offered a staunch defense of President TrumpDonald John TrumpHarris bashes Kavanaugh's 'sham' nomination process, calls for his impeachment after sexual misconduct allegation Celebrating 'Hispanic Heritage Month' in the Age of Trump Let's not play Charlie Brown to Iran's Lucy MORE during the press conference, where he previewed the report's findings and explained why they led him to conclude that Trump had not obstructed justice.

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Barr called the report a vindication of Trump over the allegations of collusion with Russian officials to influence the 2016 election.

All of the top-trending hashtags on Twitter surrounded the Barr press conference and Mueller report on Thursday morning, with Barr's comments and media reaction to them dominating.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The redacted Mueller report will be sent to Congress by CD-ROM at 11 a.m. Thursday.