At the beginning of the month, the much-reviled conspiracy theorist and self-proclaimed performance artist Alex Jones, of InfoWars fame, tweeted his theory that Democrats were planning to start a civil war on the Fourth of July—Independence Day.
Here's Alex Jones's original tweet:
But what Jones wasn't planning for was a backlash of tweets mocking his ludicrous notion. Using the hashtag #secondcivilwarletters, folks on Twitter wrote a series of correspondence tweets as if they were on the front lines of battle.
And the results were hilarious: