Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO Martin Shkreli donated $2,700 to the Bernie Sanders campaign in an attempt to coax the candidate into a meeting with him. Sanders rejected the contribution and donated it to a Washington HIV clinic.

Shkreli took to Twitter and expressed disgust at Sanders’ decision to give the money away rather than keep it. The Pharma Bro couldn’t have anticipated the ensuing fallout after his tweet.


After that tweet, Pharma Bro received a Twitter storm of anger.






There are many, many more tweets. To see the complete list, visit RawStory “‘Pharma bro’ Martin Shkreli whines about Bernie giving his money to charity and Twitter tears him a new one”

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Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at DeSmogBlog.com. He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced