Donald Trump's expletive-laden speech at CPAC 2019 was the longest in his history — and Twitter couldn't help but dunk on him.
The ranting speech topped two hours and featured Trump attacking everyone from his former attorney general Jeff Sessions to never-Trump Republicans and "people in Congress that hate our country."
According to Toronto Star White House correspondent Daniel Dale, the speech was the longest Trump has made by nearly 40 minutes.
The website https://t.co/QT4mK4HLrL, which tracks all of Trump’s words, reports that Trump beat his previous record… https://t.co/CSmNYzMSQJ— Daniel Dale (@Daniel Dale)1551558265.0
As The Daily Beast's Asawin Suebsaeng noted, people began to leave the lengthy speech early because it was so long — apparently causing Trump to claim that nobody was leaving.
"Attendees behind press area started laughing because they all could see," Suebsaeng tweeted.
Trump just started bragging that nobody had left early during his two hour speech at #CPAC2019 literally as a fairl… https://t.co/iUIvoCPxyP— Asawin Suebsaeng (@Asawin Suebsaeng)1551554352.0
"Trump’s CPAC speech is longer than his first two marriages," controversial former theater agent Roland Scahill joked.
Trump’s CPAC speech is longer than his first two marriages— Roland Scahill (@Roland Scahill)1551554129.0
"Is he talking just long enough so he can brag that he gave the longest speech in CPAC history?" writer Lynn Comella tweeted.
Is he talking just long enough so he can brag that he gave the longest speech in CPAC history? https://t.co/40MS7E8nmk— Lynn Comella (@Lynn Comella)1551553807.0
Check out more responses to the rambling, record-breaking speech below:
Biff's about to hit 2 hours for this coke rant. I'm guessing Adderall suppository.— Bob Cesca (@Bob Cesca)1551553896.0
Trump's CPAC speech is now over 2hrs. How in the world can anyone tolerate his droning grievance-fest for that lon… https://t.co/nRZ3P4WGPx— Steve Pearl (@Steve Pearl)1551554234.0
There are Black Baptist preachers who don't talk as long as Trump is doing at this #CPAC2019 speech. He's not a goo… https://t.co/7l7HJlkr0n— Raising Kane (@Raising Kane)1551553600.0
Um, how long has Trump been speaking? This speech is Castro-esque in length.— Scott Whitlock (@Scott Whitlock)1551551507.0
Trump speech at CPAC was a feat of human endurance -- the delivering of it, I imagine, but also sitting (and tweeting) through it.— Alexander Nazaryan (@Alexander Nazaryan)1551559398.0
Trump is now way over 2 hours into his rambling speech at CPAC. Maybe he should have tried this tactic in Hanoi. Ki… https://t.co/5i3mVgEwii— George Takei (@George Takei)1551555961.0
Trump just finished up a 2+ hour speech. https://t.co/oQ2AGj0Q1h— Stephen A. Rhodes (@Stephen A. Rhodes)1551554590.0