White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Friday raised some eyebrows when she insisted that President Donald Trump still believed a trade war with China would be "easy" to win because "if he is in charge of those negotiations… he’s the best negotiator at the table."
This claim quickly drew ridicule from across Twitter, as users pointed out that the supposed "master negotiator" was unsuccessful in negotiating a deal to silence a porn star with whom he allegedly had an affair.
Check out some of the top reactions below.
@ABC @jonkarl "He's the best negotiator at the table" if he's the ONLY negotiator at the table. Then, yes.— KM mask-wearer (@KM mask-wearer)1523039025.0
@ABC @jonkarl Oh well, America had a good run.— Carly 🎄Keeping The Faith Since 🇺🇸11/3/2020 (@Carly 🎄Keeping The Faith Since 🇺🇸11/3/2020)1523039157.0
@ABC @jonkarl Stock market is like https://t.co/rb5Bs0Wiin— G-RED #iResistFollowBack (@G-RED #iResistFollowBack)1523039507.0
@ABC @jonkarl “Best negotiator at the table” Stormy and Michael Avenatti don’t seem to agree, lmao https://t.co/YJBsqebh3u— TheBadHombreAccount (@TheBadHombreAccount)1523039588.0