Russell Brand and Donald Trump's bitter Twitter feud


Russell Brand and Donald Trump are embroiled in a Twitter war. The millionaire business magnate took aim at the politically charged comedian on Thursday by calling him a “loser” on the social media platform. Not one to bow down to a challenge, the 39-year-old social commentator publicly replied and debate ensued. “I watched Russell Brand @rustyrockets on the @jimmyfallon show the other night,” wrote the 68-year-old money maker. “What the hell do people see in Russell—a major loser (sic)!”

Although Russell appeared on the Late Show with David Letterman on Monday, he has not been on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon at all. Factual errors aside, Donald went on to query why the funnyman’s ex-wife Katy Perry married him. “@katyperry must have been drunk when she married Russell Brand @rustyrockets – but he did send me a really nice letter of apology!” he wrote. “Katy, what the hell were you thinking when you married loser Russell Brand. There is a guy who has got nothing going, a waste (sic)!”   Apparently not yet satisfied with his tirade of insults, Donald went on. He admitted that he had spent time watching Russell and noted his disapproval. “@katyperry I watched Russell Brand and I think his mind is fried - he looks really bad. Russell is a total joke, a dummy who is lost (sic)!” The Get Him to the Greek actor then began to respond. His replies highlighted his clear advantage in the comedy department. “@realDonaldTrump are you drunk when you write these tweets? Or does that foam you spray on your bald head make you high (sic)?” he queried.

Russell is known for doing his research and made a point of quoting a few sources to back up his denigration of the Trump Organization president. He posted links to two separate articles that slammed the man, writing: “I don’t think your daddy left you any witty ripostes, and everything you have inherited.”

The first article spoke claimed that Donald’s fortune comes primarily from his inheritance and the government, as opposed to entrepreneurialism. The second discussed a quote that claimed, “In financial Circles, it's pretty well known that Trump is a deadbeat.”

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