On Tuesday, President Donald Trump addressed the UN General Assembly.
The President started off touting his achievements on the world stage, claiming that his White House has accomplished far more than previous administrations.
In response, the assembled world leaders started laughing.
"Didn't expect that reaction, but that's OK" the President replied.
“Didn’t expect that reaction, but that’s OK.” Trump gets an audible reaction from #UNGA after saying his administr… https://t.co/7zQVQj3vfn— Bloomberg Quicktake (@Bloomberg Quicktake)1537886564.0
The Internet was quick to slam President Trump for so swiftly embarrassing himself on the world stage.
Trump has long attacked Obama by claiming that the world was laughing at his leadership. Today, world leaders at t… https://t.co/RSxtcheg3N— Philip Rucker (@Philip Rucker)1537886960.0
While speaking at the UN boasting about his imaginary accomplishments the UN broke out into laughter. He might be a… https://t.co/C0k3aIHFK1— Nancy Crouse (@Nancy Crouse)1537887528.0
The next time Trump claims "We're respected again," remember that on this date there was laughter from world leader… https://t.co/tPhkn0zJ8v— Jackie Calmes (@Jackie Calmes)1537887211.0
That second wave of laughter? When the translators finished translating exactly what Trump said. https://t.co/Ubux3jbFs6— Steve Marmel (@Steve Marmel)1537887467.0
Trump at @UN: “The US will always choose independence over global governance.… America won’t be victimized.” (It’s… https://t.co/B58TJyYp66— Paula Chertok🗽 (@Paula Chertok🗽)1537887466.0
Why on earth wuld Trump go b4 UN & declare his adm has done more thn almost any in history (UN gallery literally br… https://t.co/YIebvZ7Gnp— Cornell Belcher (@Cornell Belcher)1537886941.0
▪Trump address #UNGA: in 2 years I have done more than all previous US administrations. ▪Countries delegates respon… https://t.co/9jJQAnHDAd— Fadi Al-Qadi (@Fadi Al-Qadi)1537887562.0
This is how the world ends https://t.co/7QT6hAGXHv— pls vaccinate me (@pls vaccinate me)1537887645.0