After the GOP-controlled House Intelligence Committee released a draft report concluding that there was no collusion between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin, President Donald Trump wrote an all-caps missive to the committee's latest document.
"THE HOUSE INTELLIGENCE COMMITTEE HAS, AFTER A 14 MONTH LONG IN-DEPTH INVESTIGATION, FOUND NO EVIDENCE OF COLLUSION OR COORDINATION BETWEEN THE TRUMP CAMPAIGN AND RUSSIA TO INFLUENCE THE 2016 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION," the president tweeted.
THE HOUSE INTELLIGENCE COMMITTEE HAS, AFTER A 14 MONTH LONG IN-DEPTH INVESTIGATION, FOUND NO EVIDENCE OF COLLUSION… https://t.co/cdRy6HvVZS— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump) 1520902167.0
Twitter, naturally, couldn't let it go.
"Putting it in all caps doesn't make it true, pumpkin," one user responded.
BuzzFeed News' Katherine Miller took the opportunity to troll the president using her own all-caps tweet featuring lyrics from Alanis Morrisette's "You Oughta Know."
IT'S NOT FAIR, TO DENY ME, OF THE CROSS I BEAR THAT YOU GAVE TO ME YOU, YOU, YOU OUGHTA KNOW https://t.co/LNIRkDFXG6— Katherine Miller (@Katherine Miller) 1520902846.0
CNN's Jim Scuitto, meanwhile, noted that the Russian embassy was also celebrating the impending end of the House intel committee probe.
Also celebrating GOP draft report: https://t.co/imEAlNB6PO— Jim Sciutto (@Jim Sciutto) 1520903924.0
All “Russia investigations” (not only in the US) are destined to end as @ConawayTX11 brilliantly concluded: “only T… https://t.co/cxQwR6HsRC— Russian Embassy in USA 🇷🇺 (@Russian Embassy in USA 🇷🇺) 1520901218.0
Check out the best responses below:
This was not the finding of the House Intelligence Committee, Mr. President, but only a statement by its GOP member… https://t.co/3QGw2YJT20— Adam Schiff (@Adam Schiff) 1520904182.0
he’s amped up! https://t.co/0lPDIUrYkm— Sam Stein (@Sam Stein) 1520902353.0
And not a god damn person with any god damn sense believes this report – not even GOP committee members, who have b… https://t.co/l3l9P3pYz5— Polly Sigh (@Polly Sigh) 1520903100.0
guessing this tweet was provided to House Intel majority before they got rolling, and they conducted their investig… https://t.co/tSkORW9UjD— Norm Eisen (@Norm Eisen) 1520902754.0
We can all point out the flaws in this statement (even apart from the hideous use of all caps). But this statemen… https://t.co/xh8moVQUKb— Steve Vladeck (@Steve Vladeck) 1520902648.0
He's going ALL CAPS. You never go ALL CAPS. Jesus, get the net. https://t.co/9O0oOtxtyg— Charles P. Pierce (@Charles P. Pierce) 1520902561.0
I ONLY TWEET ENTIRELY IN ALL CAPS WHEN MY LAPDOG IS ACTUALLY SITTING IN MY LAP - GOOD BOY, DEVIN! https://t.co/u99j44QWkJ— Mark Follman (@Mark Follman) 1520903096.0
NOTHING SCREAMS INNOCENCE LIKE ALL-CAPS! https://t.co/q8Z9Dgb7Jx— Translate Trump (@Translate Trump) 1520902537.0
Trump's poker tell would be yelling I HAVE VERY GOOD CARDS PROBABLY THE WINNING HAND DON'T BET IF YOU DON'T WANT TO… https://t.co/p6pP0ojsZ1— Ken Tremendous (@Ken Tremendous) 1520904154.0
This is what Donald's penis looks like when he's about to pay a sex worker $130K for sex. https://t.co/Oru2noxHCR— Dr. emptywheel (@Dr. emptywheel) 1520902972.0
https://t.co/4jE9JJ8FQR— Dave Itzkoff (@Dave Itzkoff) 1520902946.0