After the Monday night passing of billionaire philanthropist Sheldon Adelson — known for his contributions to conservative and pro-Israel causes — blue check leftists took to Twitter to bash, mock and rejoice.
“CASINO MAGNATE, TRAITOR, REPUBLICAN DONOR SHELDON ADELSON DEAD AT 87,” wrote author Eric Garland, in a mock headline.
CASINO MAGNATE, TRAITOR, REPUBLICAN DONOR SHELDON ADELSON DEAD AT 87 https://t.co/POBAt5NuxD
— Eric Garland (@ericgarland) January 12, 2021
“Warmonger Sheldon Adelson, billionaire donor to Trump and #Israel, is dead,” wrote political cartoonist Carlos Latuff, with attached depictions of Adelson which resemble historic antisemitic ones.
— Carlos Latuff (@LatuffCartoons) January 12, 2021
Several painted Adelson as “evil,” “destructive” and hellbound.
“See you in hell buddy,” wrote Vice staff writer Edward Ongweso Jr.
“If you don’t know who Sheldon Adelson was, here’s a good look at