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 (@AP) January 24, 2018
“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 (@JimmyJazz1968) January 24, 2018
“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 (@mmcauliff) January 24, 2018
Check out the best below.
— Jordyn Hermani (@JordynHermani) January 24, 2018
This is what the cool kids call a "pathway to citizenship" https://t.co/bqcLSf15Gb
— Jamie Weinstein (@Jamie_Weinstein) January 24, 2018
— Jen Dewey-Osburn (@jendew400) January 24, 2018
It’s as likely as Trump will morph into having actual human compassion
— margaret sheftic (@MargaretSheftic) January 24, 2018
mighty morphin' immigration policy (this too is also prob bs just to get reporters off his back) https://t.co/mVpcyJulZY
— Oliver Willis (@owillis) January 24, 2018
That secret US Government transfiguration program really is next level stuff. https://t.co/4SpAALwKnJ
— Sarah B (@flythehighlife) January 24, 2018
IT'S MORPHIN' TIME! https://t.co/YgzBBYVWN9
— Dave Sund (@davesund) January 24, 2018
"Trump says" "morph into" "10-12 years"
SOOO many things wrong with this https://t.co/WcmGSWzXRi
— Mal (@Mal_AK2019) January 24, 2018
This is highly technical legal terminology. https://t.co/id2h3PiOTz
— Starship Engineer (@StarshipTech) January 24, 2018
— Joseph Bassett (@Average_Skeptic) January 24, 2018
Interesting how ‘amnesty’ morphed into ‘morph into’.
— Pietro Paparella (@PietroPaparella) January 24, 2018