Mayor bans Trump from St. Petersburg following his comments about barring Muslims from entering U.S.

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Donald Trump's controversial comments Monday calling for a "total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States" were followed with outrage on social media.

While many were tweeting their thoughts and emotions about Trump's comments, the mayor of one Florida city decided to take action with his tweet.

St. Petersburg, Florida Mayor Rick Kriseman sent a tweet Monday evening banning Trump from the city.

https://twitter.com/Kriseman/status/674015975843450880

The mayor has received lots of praise from his followers on twitter. Including comments that he has "won twitter."

https://twitter.com/Smartypants60/status/674022299360604160

https://twitter.com/JohnnyBardine/status/674037099125960704

https://twitter.com/RonLPitts/status/674021444800659457

https://twitter.com/loganmartin247/status/674050098905632768

https://twitter.com/TampaBayFamily/status/674050414719975424