“Despite the constant negative press covfefe,” wrote this nation’s Commander in Chief and leader of the free world.
Itt stayed atop his Twitter feed for two hours before it was finally taken down, but by that time, “covfefe” had become a worldwide trending topic, and its author the object of fresh mockery.
Early Wednesday, Trump tried to play it off by turning it into a guessing game, tweeting: “Who can figure out the true meaning of ‘covfefe’??? Enjoy!”
Who can figure out the true meaning of “covfefe” ??? Enjoy!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 31, 2017Loading...
So now, “covfefe” is a thing. Within hours of its birth, both Merriam-Webster and the Oxford English Dictionary Twitter accounts had weighed in, and the inevitable @covfefe Twitter account was created.
#covfefe #COTD pic.twitter.com/03Em8ipHDD
— Oxford Dictionaries (@OxfordWords) May 31, 2017
📈 Lookups fo…
Regrets checking Twitter.
Goes back to bed.
— Merriam-Webster (@MerriamWebster) May 31, 2017
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And then he typed #covfefepic.twitter.com/nTjThhS920
— Alamo_on_the_rise (@AlamoOnTheRise) May 31, 2017
— Women’s March (@womensmarch) May 31, 2017
i agree – covfefe must be stopped – first isis – then covfefe – they are dangerous – i know it – u know it – people are saying it COVFEFE https://t.co/G4dVjbExWu
— ROSIE (@Rosie) May 31, 2017
Things are really bad when your own thumbs impeach you. #covfefe https://t.co/VTeB3PCOAo
— Orlando Jones (@TheOrlandoJones) May 31, 2017
We were somewhere around Barstow, when the #covfefe began to kick in… pic.twitter.com/0NzazIL8Zx
— Mike Gorman (@MikeGormanHFX) May 31, 2017