Laura Ingraham has a habit of saying hateful things, and now she can add comparing 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg to a cult of murderous children from a horror movie to her list of vile comments.
Laura Ingraham compares Greta Thunberg to Children of the Corn pic.twitter.com/eiCvYIbthr
— Andrew Lawrence (@ndrew_lawrence) September 24, 2019
Ingraham is mocking the passionate speech that the Swedish teen gave to the UN Climate Summit, and it has many on Twitter feeling outraged including Ingraham’s own brother:
Clearly my sister’s paycheck is more important than the world her three adopted kids will inherit. I can no longer apologize for a sibling who I no longer recognize. I can and will continue to call out the monstrous behavior and the bully commentary born out of anger. https://t.co/afrSuraQqt
— Curtis Ingraham (@CurtisIngraham1) September 24, 2019
Others are calling for people to boycott the show’s advertisers:
— jordan (@JordanUhl) September 24, 2019
Mocking teenagers is nothing new for the Fox News personality. In 2018, Ingraham lost advertisers like Hulu after making snide comments about Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg.
David Hogg Rejected By Four Colleges To Which He Applied and whines about it. (Dinged by UCLA with a 4.1 GPA…totally predictable given acceptance rates.) https://t.co/wflA4hWHXY
— Laura Ingraham (@IngrahamAngle) March 28, 2018
She issued an apology shortly after and then took a week off on a “preplanned” vacation, but then it was back to business as usual. Perhaps, Ingraham is due for another vacation…