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This article was published on February 22, 2016

    Even the trolls have abandoned Jeb Bush

    Even the trolls have abandoned Jeb Bush
    Kirsty Styles
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    Kirsty Styles is a journalist who lives in Hackney. She was previously editor at Tech City News and is now a reporter at The Next Web. She l Kirsty Styles is a journalist who lives in Hackney. She was previously editor at Tech City News and is now a reporter at The Next Web. She loves tech for good, cleantech, edtech, assistive tech, politech (?), diversity in tech.

    Jeb Bush pulled out of the Republican race Saturday night after finishing fourth in South Carolina with just 7.8 percent of the primary vote behind Trump, Rubio and Cruz and it appears George W.’s loser brother has quickly become too lame even to prank.

    JebBush.com was never owned by the campaign (it’s Jeb2016 if anyone’s still interested) but someone in the Trump camp had a cheeky redirect on the domain right up until last week.

    Jeb Bush Way Back Machine
    Credit: Way Back Machine

    Now it’s just a sad ad page going nowhere.

    JebBush.com
    Credit: Jebbush.com

    Bush hadn’t made many friends online after failing to understand the encryption debate and then sending *that* pro-gun tweet. Now even his trolls have ditched him.

    JebBush.com [via Gizmodo]