Trump adviser Kellyanne Conway declared during an interview with CNN's Chris Cuomo that she couldn't definitively say what types of devices may have been used to potentially spy on the Trump campaign because she's "not Inspector Gadget."
Conway, who on Sunday mused about the possibility of camera-equipped microwave ovens being used to snoop on political rivals, once again became the instant butt of jokes on the internet for feeling the need to dissociate herself from a beloved 1980s cartoon character.
Some of the best reactions on Twitter to Kellyanne Conway's Inspector Gadget statement follows below.
"Kellyanne, I served w/ Inspector Gadget. Inspector Gadget was a friend of mine. Kellyanne, you're no Inspector Gad… https://t.co/dpVm1B7bzz— ZC Travel Agency (@ZC Travel Agency)1489413547.0
@CNN Not Inspector Gadget? Then how do you explain this outfit? https://t.co/ODrtNWtMeC— Crow (@Crow)1489414885.0
Conway seems to think Inspector Gadget was a documentary. https://t.co/aqJ9FDzvAP— Robin Dawes (@Robin Dawes)1489414284.0
We are all Inspector Gadget, Kellyanne Conway. #IStandWithGadget— Aaron Houston (@Aaron Houston)1489413853.0
"I am not a crook." - President Richard Nixon "I'm not Inspector Gadget." - Kellyanne Conway— Kevin Maher (@Kevin Maher)1489414775.0
Kellyanne is such a liar that I am now half convinced she IS Inspector Gadget.— Annika Barranti Klein (@Annika Barranti Klein)1489414251.0
Let’s dispense with the notion that Inspector Gadget ever collected evidence. It was all Penny and Brain. https://t.co/qXOOUvnbRu— Jacob Martínez (@Jacob Martínez)1489414843.0
One of these two is an insane cartoon character who can't say or do anything right. The other is #InspectorGadget.… https://t.co/rf4EgulRlH— ZC Travel Agency (@ZC Travel Agency)1489414932.0
#KellyanneConway wants you to know: 1) She is not Inspector Gadget. 2) Microwaves are spying on the President. 201… https://t.co/8V2lM0NhBp— Fiona Adorno 💙 (@Fiona Adorno 💙)1489412627.0