While announcing his new immigration plan, President Donald Trump used strange language to describe what the proposed plan will do.
The Associated Press reported via Twitter on Wednesday that the president intends to have younger undocumented immigrants "morph into" citizenship within 10-12 years — and Twitter, naturally, had a field day.
BREAKING: Trump says immigration plan will let protections for younger immigrants "morph into" citizenship in 10-12 years.— The Associated Press (@The Associated Press) 1516834436.0
"I guess the DREAMers are becoming Power Rangers," one user joked.
I guess the DREAMers are becoming Power Rangers https://t.co/G6dql9Qhgu— Gore Vidal Sassoon (@Gore Vidal Sassoon) 1516834493.0
"Does he think that's a good thing or a bad thing?" journalist Michael McAuliff responded.
Does he think that's a good thing or a bad thing? https://t.co/6rWPeSZg5M— Michael McAuliff (@Michael McAuliff) 1516834483.0
Check out the best below.
Who knew the future of the naturalization process would be exactly like every Animorphs cover predicted… https://t.co/ljnxDwKq3e— Jordyn Hermani (@Jordyn Hermani) 1516835079.0
This is what the cool kids call a "pathway to citizenship" https://t.co/bqcLSf15Gb— Jamie Weinstein (@Jamie Weinstein) 1516834848.0
So he's killing #DACA in favor of the #Transformers plan. Got it. https://t.co/m7pYi9Bh8X— Jen Dewey-Osburn 🥴 (@Jen Dewey-Osburn 🥴) 1516834676.0
That secret US Government transfiguration program really is next level stuff. https://t.co/4SpAALwKnJ— Sarah B (@Sarah B) 1516835325.0
IT'S MORPHIN' TIME! https://t.co/YgzBBYVWN9— Dave Sund (@Dave Sund) 1516834881.0
"Trump says" "morph into" "10-12 years" SOOO many things wrong with this https://t.co/WcmGSWzXRi— mal (@mal) 1516834865.0
This is highly technical legal terminology. https://t.co/id2h3PiOTz— Starship Engineer (@Starship Engineer) 1516834700.0
Like how @realDonaldTrump was expected to "morph into" a President? https://t.co/5yLFSX3t1v— Joseph Bassett (@Joseph Bassett) 1516835316.0
@AP Interesting how ‘amnesty’ morphed into ‘morph into’.— Pietro Paparella (@Pietro Paparella) 1516834988.0