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Mike Pence’s Wife Tweets Vacation Update, And The Internet Is Having None Of It

Mike Pence’s Wife Tweets Vacation Update, And The Internet Is Having None Of It
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Updated 10 months ago

As most of us know, America is having a bit of a moral crisis. After a deadly protest in Charlottesville this past weekend, President Trump tried to draw a false equivalence between white nationalists and the counter-protesters who denounced them. The nation finds itself in a delicate position as many Republicans take a stand against the President's words. Americans continue to grieve the loss of the Heather Heyers, who was killed when a white supremacist slammed his car into a crowd of counter-protesters. Yet Karen Pence, wife of Vice President Mike Pence, somehow seems blissfully unaware of this! 

On Tuesday, the second lady tweeted about the wonderful vacation she's having in Buenos Aires:

Your vacay sounds lovely, Mrs. Pence, but we have more important things to deal with at the moment. 

Twitter agreed:

There's an added layer of irony – her location:

This is really not what America needed, Mrs. Pence:

We're glad the vacation is going well, but...

One Twitter user suggested Mrs. Pence settle in Argentina:

Must be nice to just get away from it all:

While the second lady's jaunt to Buenos Aires undoubtedly impressed some Trump supporters, most people were angry at Mrs. Pence's lack of acknowledgment of such a difficult time.

Some were outraged that Mrs. Pence chose to stay silent: