A new profile from golf.com about Donald Trump, Golfer-in-Chief, features the president’s no-holds-barred review of the 200-year old mansion that’s housed every leader of the nation since John Adams.
“That White House is a real dump,” Trump told a group of members during a recent trip to his New Jersey golf course.
The president’s disparaging comment about the most iconic building in the United States, combined with his lack of awareness that New Jersey is, well, New Jersey, lit up the Internet on Tuesday.
Read some of the best responses below, via Twitter:
Trump thinks the White House is a real dump. Well, many Americans think a human heap of garbage has taken up reside… https://t.co/WvuEjAruC5— Ana Navarro-Cárdenas (@Ana Navarro-Cárdenas)1501624362.0
@Austan_Goolsbee I was there once. No gold leaf or italian marble anywhere. Dump!— Jim Zarroli (@Jim Zarroli)1501625511.0
I commute home and everyone is talking about how Trump thinks the WH is a dump? What did I miss?— Emily C. Singer (@Emily C. Singer)1501625139.0
Imagine also your standards compared to a regular American to think a place w custom China, a bowling alley and a movie theater is a dump.— Jessica Huseman (@Jessica Huseman)1501624240.0
To call it a dump is disrespectful, to the people who put you there and ESPECIALLY to the people who work to make it special every day.— Christina Reynolds (@Christina Reynolds)1501624181.0
Imagine for a single second if Obama had called the White House a "real dump." https://t.co/wbMh14Fbk1— Jessica Huseman (@Jessica Huseman)1501624068.0
imagine being so rich you think the white house is a "dump" and so stupid you think you have a chance with your own… https://t.co/HXxXp9pQe0— Matt Negrin, HOST OF HARDBALL AT 7PM ON MSNBC (@Matt Negrin, HOST OF HARDBALL AT 7PM ON MSNBC)1501623762.0
You know what? We have a plan for alternative public housing for you, Trump. "That White House is a real dump."… https://t.co/3gymv6ygmn— Holly Figueroa O'Reilly (@Holly Figueroa O'Reilly)1501625885.0
Dump? No. Dumpster fire? Every day since Jan. 20. https://t.co/bIrnAPSKig— Paul Begala (@Paul Begala)1501626073.0
Imagine getting a job with a free house that has snipers on the roof and pressure sensors under the lawn and deeming it a "real dump."— Kyle Feldscher (@Kyle Feldscher)1501624544.0