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In this Monday, March 13, 2017 photo, people relax on the beach in Waikiki in Honolulu. Hawaii has filed a lawsuit challenging President Donald Trump's revised travel ban, saying the executive order could harm the state's strong tourist economy. (AP Photo/Caleb Jones)

#BoycottHawaii trended after the travel ban ruling. Hawaiians didn't exactly mind.


After a federal judge in Hawaii suspended President Trump's revised travel ban just hours before it was set to take effect, angry Trump supporters started a campaign to #BoycottHawaii.

This, as one might imagine, backfired pretty quickly. Many Hawaiians on Twitter didn't mind the prospect of fewer tourists visiting their homeland.

Boycotters argued the Hawaii ruling made it a "terrorist sympathizer state."

But Hawaiians didn't seem to mind the label.

Putting politics aside, many just didn't want more tourists to show up.

Others recalled unsuccessful boycotts of "Hamilton" and Starbucks.

Opponents of the ban insisted they were actually responsible for the hashtag's momentum.

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