We all know that J.K. Rowling is queen of the Twitter clapback. No other public figure is as good at cutting pompous blowhards down to size as the mother of the wizarding world herself. And much to the dismay of many a conservative figure, Rowling often turns her condemning gaze to the world of American politics.
This week, her focus was on the United States Senate special election in Alabama.
Live results in Alabama's Senate special election: https://t.co/2NX1mA2N7u https://t.co/Te8DzNRnr3— The Atlantic (@The Atlantic)1513127192.0
The party's special election win in Alabama has cracked open a path to the Senate majority in 2018 that looked all… https://t.co/7i8axeH9kc— POLITICO (@POLITICO)1513221904.0
Senator Luther Strange issues statement on Doug Jones’ win https://t.co/U41JRBRTtm https://t.co/R5frgPF8v7— News 19 (@News 19)1513224312.0
On the eve of the Alabama special election, Democratic Senate candidate Doug Jones rallied a crowd in Birmingham ca… https://t.co/a9QQM46NgV— CNN (@CNN)1513047666.0
Let's make sure to recognize the real heros of the special election in Alabama: black women. Thank you all for keep… https://t.co/GmI8FcIOuM— Trevor Register (@Trevor Register)1513173945.0
Narrator's voice: Roy was right. God was in control. What he didn't realise was, She's black. https://t.co/pCpVifXgbq— J.K. Rowling (@J.K. Rowling)1513171190.0