The official Twitter account for the New Hampshire Republican State Committee writes they are “fighting for #jobs, limited government and the #NH advantage.’’
They also get really, really mad when people pretend to like sports.
That’s what happened when the state’s Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen did the run-of-the-mill, boring thing pretty much every politician does after a local sports victory — shot out a congratulatory message on Twitter about which most folks would never think twice.
Congratulations to @NHLBruins on a big win today - moving on to Round 2 and Montreal!— Jeanne Shaheen (@JeanneShaheen) April 26, 2014
Well, not today. Not on @NHGOP’s watch:
KABOOM. But the burns don’t stop there:
Shaheen, seemingly aware she has nothing to gain by engaging the jockish taunts, has not replied.
The response from other readers, though, was overwhelmingly negative:
A request for comment from the New Hampshire GOP was not immediately returned Sunday night.