On the Fourth of July, inspired by his love for "this country, our values and our people," the expert media-manipulating lawyer of porn star Stormy Daniels, Michael Avenatti, announced that he will run for President of the United States "IF" Donald Trump runs for re-election and the Democrats don't have anybody with a "real" shot at taking down Trump.
"IF (big) he seeks re-election, I will run, but only if I think that there is no other candidate in the race that has a REAL chance at beating him. We can't relive 2016. I love this country, our values and our people too much to sit by while they are destroyed," Avenatti tweeted Wednesday. He ended the tweet with two of his trademark hashtags: "#FightClub #Basta."
Avenatti, who was famously interviewed by CNN 59 times over the span of two months during the height of "The Porn Star vs. the President" saga, has been teasing a possible presidential run for a few weeks.
Here are a few of the celebrity lawyer's recent tweets suggesting he might be the "take no prisoners street fighter" this country needs, as opposed to yet another retread, like Joe Biden (h/t Allahpundit)
Avenatti's Independence Day declaration was met with strong endorsement from apparently his biggest fan, who offered the perfect running mate for the lawyer of "our people":
But, of course, it was also met with some mockery: