President Donald Trump tweeted and then deleted a typo that spread like wildfire when he was quoting conservative columnist Michael Goodwin, according to a CNN report.
He cited his “consensual presidency” in the tweet, which can’t be that embarrassing for him since he’s the king of slinging typo-ridden tweets like the infamous “covfefe” post. It’s just another case of when bragging about yourself goes wrong.
Trump referenced a New York Post column, and initially tweeted, “’His is turning out to be an enormously consensual presidency. So much so that ... there has never been a day that I wished Hillary Clinton were President.’”
Trump took another shot at the tweet and replaced “consensual” with what Goodwin actually wrote, “consequential,” and this time he added Goodwin’s reference to Trump’s “missteps.”
Without reading his own words, Goodwin retweeted the incorrect tweet and thanked the president, but he was forced to retweet the correction after Trump recognized his blunder.
“His is turning out to be an enormously consequential presidency. So much so that, despite my own frustration over his missteps, there has never been a day when I wished Hillary Clinton were president. Not one. Indeed, as Trump’s accomplishments accumulate, the mere thought of...— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 8, 2018
Twitter users used this opportunity to make fun of Trump’s typo by denying that they “consented” Trump’s leadership and his sexual assault allegations.
So Trump proclaimed that this is an “enormously consensual presidency”.— Brandon Horan (@brandon_r_horan) January 8, 2018
SORRY TRUMP BUT MOST OF US DIDN’T CONSENT, YOU JUST GRABBED US BY THE ELECTORAL COLLEGE!!!
Literally nothing Trump does is consensual. Ask the 20 women he sexually assaulted. His Presidency is a joke. pic.twitter.com/l44O2WGMtC— Stable Genius Sean Kent (@seankent) January 8, 2018
considering he lost the popular vote by 3 million, Trump's presidency might be the least "consensual" ever pic.twitter.com/ioATMw1MqP— eve peyser (@evepeyser) January 8, 2018
Trump: "This is a consensual presidency."— Craig Rozniecki (@CraigRozniecki) January 8, 2018
About 66 million voters disagree...#ConsensualPresidency
Trump: "I didn't have consensual relations with any of them Russians. A least, I didn't pay for any."— Terry J. Richard (@trichardpdx) January 8, 2018
Trump tried to say his presidency was consensual. No means no! #WhatHappenedSoFar— Amy Bowden (@ogamyb) January 8, 2018
The word #Consensual and Trump are never supposed to appear in the same sentence. So Trump had to delete his tweet.#consensual #consensualpresidency #TrumpIsAMoron #TimesUp #TheirTimeIsUp #TheResistance #Resist #VoteBlue2018 pic.twitter.com/ron2Qr0O68— Nick Walden Poublon (@NWPinPDX) January 8, 2018
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