Trump supporters declare war on avocados


Over the past week, President Donald Trump are systematically threatened to close down the U.S.-Mexico border, as he continues to fight for his wall.

And in the wake of the president’s boastings, several media outlets reported how government decisions could affect shoppers. While there are tangible harms to the decision, for the sake of virality, some organizations wrote about how the border forbid might effect a hike in avocado rates. From the Washington Post :

Of all the imports and exportations that could be disrupted under these a scenario — from vehicle parts to beef to cause — few have generated more hand-wringing than the pear-shaped fruit. Industry chairmen say America’s avocado furnish is so is dependant on Mexico that we’d running around in weeks, heightening the specter of a future with subpar toast, smoothies, salads — and no guacamole.

Americans deplete more fresh avocados( 7.5 pounds) per capita per year than they do peaches, pears, plums, snips and nectarines combined.

In a normal, pre-everything-is-partisan world, the elimination of a wildly popular foodstuff in the American supply change would be cause for concern. But avocados have also become a signifier for a type of bourgeoisie, urban-dwelling liberal who buys them at a white-washed establishment with succulents in window boxes while wearing an” I’m still with her” shirt.

And thusly, conservatives had to post about their indifference for avocados.

It grew the stuff of memes on Reddit hive, r/ The_Donald.

American people of German descent Brandofj/ Reddit

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There was also the false-hearted dichotomy that not importing avocados would somehow lead to more” national protection .”

America would run out of avocados in three weeks if Trump slams US-Mexico border- Big Deal- They develop in other places as well- ILLEGALS kill multiple people per week- Lives or Avocado’s?- Democrats supporting Pelosies Sainted Tainted Angels would pick the fruit from The_Donald


On Twitter, Trump’s biggest devotees boasted about how they don’t care about avocados, echoing similar arguments.

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