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Donald Trump tells kids he’s Batman — inadvertently spawns #BatTrump meme

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On Sunday, billionaire real estate mogul and Republican 2016 frontrunner Donald Trump told a little boy that he is Batman, DC Comics’ perennial crime-fighter whose secret identity is that of reclusive billionaire Bruce Wayne.

According to CNN, Trump made the claim before a helicopter ride over the Iowa State Fair.

After landing his helicopter at the edge of the fairgrounds, Trump said, “We have quite a few children gonna take rides today. Where are the children? Get them over here.”

He then gathered a group of around 50 children around himself as he took questions from reporters.

“Nobody else will do the job that I will do,” he said. “I will bring back jobs, I will strengthen our military, I’ll take care of our vets, I’ll get rid of Obamacare, which is, by the way, a catastrophe.”

During one ride in the helicopter, a 9-year-old boy named William asked Trump, “Are you Batman?”

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“I am Batman,” Trump replied.

It didn’t take long for Twitter users to do what Twitter users do best. The hashtag #BatTrump began trending by Sunday evening.

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Here are 5 questions Robert Mueller must answer during his Congressional hearings

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Former special counsel Robert Mueller will be testifying publicly before Congress on July 17th, the chairs of the House Judiciary and House Intelligence committees announced on Tuesday.

The special counsel had fought against testifying but was subpoenaed to compel his attendance.

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‘Finally #MuellerTime’: Internet celebrates Mueller’s upcoming public testimony on Russia investigation

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On Tuesday, the House Intelligence and Judiciary Committees announced that special counsel Robert Mueller will publicly testify about the Russia investigation's findings before Congress.

Quickly, the internet reacted to the news:

This will really matter, even if Mueller merely repeats what he said in his report. The vast majority of Americans have never read it. https://t.co/ZuRHqbRAEv

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‘Quit trying to make Jared happen’: Ivanka ripped for praising her husband’s DOA peace plan for the Middle East

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First daughter and senior White House advisor Ivanka Trump was mercilessly ridiculed on Tuesday after praising the so-called "peace plan" for the Middle East created by her husband, Jared Kushner.

The couple, known as Javanka, have been highly criticized for having had no government experience prior to joining the administration and needing presidential intervention after being unable to obtain security clearances.

Ivanka tweeted a quote from her husband at the "Peace to Prosperity workshop today in Bahrain" and urged her Twitter followers to watch his full speech.

Kushner's plan was rejected by the Palestinians before even being released.

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