A tweet from St. Louis Post-Dispatch parenting writer Aisha Sultan on Friday was hilarious, sad, and kind of terrifying all at once:
My British-born husband takes his oath of citizenship today. In the packet for new Americans, the welcome letter from POTUS is from Obama. pic.twitter.com/O56cMj0hhx
— Aisha Sultan (@AishaS) July 14, 2017
Honestly, we kind of wish she hadn’t let the cat out of the bag. Now that we (and many others) have picked up the story, TrumpCo is sure to remedy the situation. That kind of sucks. In fact, we wouldn’t put it past the Asshole-in-Chief to try and claim that new citizens who received the Obama letter since January 20th aren’t really citizens until they get one from him (especially if they’re the wrong color).
But let’s set all that aside and look at the glorious responses to this epic Trump glitch. It all happened because Orange Kool-Aid was in such a hurry to get rid of everyone associated with Obama that he neglected to hire anyone smart enough to switch the system over to him:
I get mine in a few weeks. Really hoping this doesn’t change between now and then.
— farazter (@farazter) July 14, 2017
— kelly oxford (@kellyoxford) July 15, 2017
Maybe he still is President and Ashton Kutcher is about to jump out and punk us all. pic.twitter.com/arrJOiLmhL
— Will Consuegra Esq. (@Will_Consuegra) July 14, 2017
I don’t know, but there’s a huge shower with Patrick Duffy inside being built on the National Mall…
— Larry Nemecek (@larrynemecek) July 15, 2017
— kim (@kim) July 14, 2017
This is what happens when you don’t fill all those presidential appointments. Oh and worse.
— Quentin Hardy (@qhardy) July 15, 2017
I agree with U those positions are vacant! Its amazing how this’s still a glitch after he’s on the rampage 2 strip #44 name off everything
— Natasha (@Natasha79027556) July 15, 2017
It would probably start with “Hey loser!” and pretty much go downhill from there…
— Canucklehead (@ianmcclellland) July 14, 2017
Because he doesn’t welcome them, unless he is going to marry them.
— Plague Doctor (@M42014) July 15, 2017
with @POTUS‘s letter which simply read: “Welcome. You better hope we don’t find out you’re a terrorist.” 2/2
— SHRIMP COSBY (@shrimpcosby) July 14, 2017
But what we’re all really thinking is:
Congratulations to your husband! I also want to live in thewhere Obama is still POTUS.
— Clotho ☕️☕️ (@clothosspindle) July 14, 2017
It’s wishful thinking, but hey — we can wish, right?
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Andrew hates long walks on the beach, glitter, and men’s rights activists. He can usually be found with his long-suffering wife, who can usually be found asking him to please not order onions on that burger, babe.