On Monday, President Donald Trump attacked the media over reports that he had called Apple's CEO Tim Cook "Tim Apple," once again denouncing them as "fake news."
At a recent round table meeting of business executives, & long after formally introducing Tim Cook of Apple, I quic… https://t.co/HOkr1Y9l42— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump) 1552313570.0
Yet, video footage of the incident -- which occurred at Mar-a-Lago on Friday -- shows otherwise. The internet reacted with glee to the president's unlikely claim.
@realDonaldTrump #BREAKING: Befuddled Old Goofball Not A Befuddled Old Goofball, Claims Befuddled Old Goofball— Jeff Tiedrich (@Jeff Tiedrich) 1552313740.0
@itsJeffTiedrich @realDonaldTrump Trump: [poops his own pants in public] “What you libs don’t get is that I’m able… https://t.co/Ux2LEzWpLD— Santa Claus, CEO (@Santa Claus, CEO) 1552313905.0
@realDonaldTrump wait wait hold up - didn't you claim that you said Tim Cook - Apple, but the Cook part was said so… https://t.co/qVguGUx1L8— John Gorenflo (@John Gorenflo) 1552313806.0
@realDonaldTrump https://t.co/fvkq6NMLpB— Ryan Doll (@Ryan Doll) 1552313674.0
@realDonaldTrump Oh, Donald... we know an aid wrote this for you. It's lucid and the punctuation and spelling are… https://t.co/17Av0KcUfz— Jennifer Dian (@Jennifer Dian) 1552313708.0
@realDonaldTrump You mean the video where you clearly called him Tim Apple? That video where you daughter was laugh… https://t.co/xn57kx7ESE— Tony Posnanski (@Tony Posnanski) 1552313690.0