Hawley apparently didn’t see the irony of positioning himself as an enormous tech foe whereas utilizing massive tech to advertise a e book that’s anti-big tech. Twitter customers, after all, pointed it out to him.
Using Twitter to brag about your Amazon gross sales of a e book about how Twitter and Amazon are silencing you is your complete conservative motion boiled right down to its essence. https://t.co/OCJi9pR7sz
— Zach Heltzel (@zachheltzel) May 7, 2021
Nothing reveals you are being SILENCED whereas sticking it to massive tech like tweeting to your 635,000 followers about your e book gross sales on Amazon https://t.co/FAJsDWJTuj
— Brian Klaas (@brianklaas) May 7, 2021
Hmm. While selling a e book about Big Tech’s “tyranny,” Hawley used an Apple product to publish an merchandise on Twitter about his Amazon gross sales? https://t.co/XnraDtp1ln
— Steve Benen (@stevebenen) May 7, 2021
Capitalists will all the time promote you the rope it’s essential hold them. At Amazon, they will even ship it to your door. https://t.co/vE2Oj3uqpY
— Nick Gillespie (@nickgillespie) May 7, 2021
please purchase my e book “Stop Eating Meat, A Vegetarian’s Plea To The World” at Captain J Meat’s Meaty Emporium https://t.co/U9K1FrYbg5
— Oliver Willis (@owillis) May 7, 2021
CNN’s Brianna Keilar famous on Thursday that for all of Hawley’s complaints about being silenced by tech corporations and the media, he’s throughout Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Instagram, and he reveals up on Fox News “as often as you brush your teeth.”
Last month, Hawley was dragged on Twitter after selling the e book as one thing the “corporate media” and “the woke mob don’t want you to read.” That pitch additionally included the Amazon hyperlink.
Though Hawley appears to be having no hassle discovering retailers for expressing himself, he has confronted penalties for selling Donald Trump’s election lies and elevating a fist in assist of Capitol rioters on Jan. 6. Simon & Schuster, which had been set to publish his e book, canceled the deal, and Lowes Hotel Group dropped plans to hold a fundraiser for him.