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    Trump and Loathing: Twitter Reacts to US President's Visit to Las Vegas

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    As Donald Trump arrives to Las Vegas, people on Twitter discuss the US President’s reaction in the aftermath of the deadliest shooting spree in American history.

    US President Donald Trump has arrived in Las Vegas to pay his respects to the victims and the survivors of a deadly shooting spree perpetrated by Stephen Paddock that left 59 dead and 527 injured in its wake.

    Trump also praised the efforts of the first responders, whom he described as "heroes", "who saved countless lives in Las Vegas on Sunday night."

    ​Meanwhile, other Twitter users started discussing how the President was handling this sordid affair.

    Some people were not amused by what Trump had to say about the massacre and its perpetrator.

    Others appeared appreciative of the US President’s actions.


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