China imposes tariffs on 128 items of imports from the U.S. including pork and fruit products starting Monday as a countermeasure in response to a previous U.S. move to slap tariffs on steel and aluminum imports: Ministry of Finance pic.twitter.com/qCYJLlobzR
— People’s Daily,China (@PDChina) April 2, 2018
Remember when we said that Comrade Stupid’s tariffs would end up having farmers pay for protecting Hollywood’s and Silicon Valley’s Intellectual Property?
Yeah, we got it right. Here’s the pork-producing states, ranked by the value of their pork products. FYI, Trump won most of them in the 2016 Goat Rodeo:
- North Carolina
…so you know that China is also aiming at Comrade Stupid’s base for his possible re-election in the 2020 Goat Rodeo.