Trump Jr's 'Triggered' debuts at No. 1 on NY Times bestseller list

Donald Trump Jr.Don John Trump'Tiger King' star Joe Exotic requests pardon from Trump: 'Be my hero please' Zaid Jilani discusses Trump's move to cancel racial sensitivity training at federal agencies Trump International Hotel in Vancouver closes permanently MORE's first book, "Triggered: How the Left Thrives on Hate and Wants to Silence Us," debuted at No. 1 on The New York Times nonfiction bestseller list on Wednesday.

"Triggered," which was officially released Tuesday, outlines Trump Jr.'s political views and President TrumpDonald John TrumpNew Biden campaign ad jabs at Trump's reported 0 income tax payments Ocasio-Cortez: Trump contributed less in taxes 'than waitresses and undocumented immigrants' Third judge orders Postal Service to halt delivery cuts MORE's campaign and administration.

The top ranking comes amid a national book tour from the president’s oldest son that included a contentious stop at ABC's "The View" last week. The visit, which came on the opinion roundtable program's 5,000th episode, was seen by more than 3 million viewers, marking the show’s most-watched episode since April, according to Nielsen

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"[President Trump] called some Mexicans rapists, he attacked the handicapped, he bragged about it," co-host Joy BeharJosephine (Joy) Victoria BeharChelsea Clinton: Trump isn't building public confidence in a vaccine Chris Matthews ripped for complimenting Trump's 'true presidential behavior' on Ginsburg Black GOP candidate accuses Behar of wearing black face in heated interview MORE said in one heated exchange. "We heard the 'Access [Hollywood]' tape, where he bragged about grabbing women by their genitalia."

"We've all done things that we regret, I mean, if we're talking about bringing a discourse down, Joy, you've worn blackface," he responded.

Trump Jr. also appeared on "CBS This Morning" last week while promoting "Triggered."

When asked, "Who is your favorite Democrat?" by CBS host Gayle KingGayle KingGayle King calls out Pelosi for calling Trump supporters 'henchmen': 'Egregious language' Fauci: Lack of masks at Trump rallies frustrating The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Facebook - Trump, GOP senators at odds over next stimulus bill MORE, he joked, "Mitt RomneyWillard (Mitt) Mitt RomneyTrump, Biden have one debate goal: Don't lose Trump-Biden debate: High risk vs. low expectations Crenshaw looms large as Democrats look to flip Texas House seat MORE, Gayle. Mitt Romney's my favorite Democrat."

Romney, a Republican senator from Utah, is a frequent critic of President Trump.

President Trump's own most popular book was 1987’s “The Art of the Deal,” which is part memoir and part business advice.