President Donald Trump made excuses for his consistently poor approval ratings, as he readied to depart from a state visit to the United Kingdom.
Trump still has never cracked 50 percent approval rating, and he currently sits underwater in every major poll -- with an average of 43.7 percent approval and 53 percent disapproval, according to Real Clear Politics.
The president, however, insists it's not his fault.
"If the totally Corrupt Media was less corrupt," he griped, "I would be up by 15 points in the polls based on our tremendous success with the economy, maybe Best Ever! If the Corrupt Media was actually fair, I would be up by 25 points. Nevertheless, despite the Fake News, we’re doing great!"
If the totally Corrupt Media was less corrupt, I would be up by 15 points in the polls based on our tremendous succ… https://t.co/0PfKV0mxYP— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump)1559722627.0
Other social media users explained why they hated him.
@realDonaldTrump It’s the 75th anniversary of D-Day. Glad to see your priorities. #DDay75— Andy Wheatley (@Andy Wheatley)1559722856.0
@realDonaldTrump Give it a rest. It's D day today and we're commemorating that. Show a little dignity and decorum f… https://t.co/EMExOgDct1— Otto English (@Otto English)1559723781.0
@realDonaldTrump You’re just saying random numbers.— Roger 🥩 (@Roger 🥩)1559722857.0
@realDonaldTrump Wow, 15 points, 25 points. I just can't wait for the wholly accurate Donald Trump predictive polli… https://t.co/LSICR6QvRL— 27starlord (@27starlord)1559728795.0
@realDonaldTrump but your impeachment ratings are way up good job buddy 👍🏼— LionKingLee (@LionKingLee)1559728639.0
@realDonaldTrump Toddler in Chief.— Christine Kennedy (@Christine Kennedy)1559728872.0
@realDonaldTrump Approval rating is based on more than just the economy. It doesn't matter how good the job number… https://t.co/DOGVZxp9KS— Dr. Mindermast (@Dr. Mindermast)1559729541.0
@realDonaldTrump So it’s a bit like the huge crowds that welcomed you in #London ? The only crowds were those demonstrating against you.— Roger Phillips (@Roger Phillips)1559727743.0
@realDonaldTrump Maybe try some politics of inclusion not constant division. Just a thought.— Sven Henrich (@Sven Henrich)1559723228.0
@realDonaldTrump Can you go one single day without whining? Just one day would be nice. Some of us need a break.— Darrin Bell (@Darrin Bell)1559729183.0
@realDonaldTrump Trump response to the 75th D-Day anniversary today... ⚪️ Condemn war. ⚪️ Sympathize with veterans. 🔘 Fight the media.— Thorsten (@Thorsten)1559724576.0
@realDonaldTrump If only the media did not report on things I did and said...— Tom (@Tom)1559729727.0
@realDonaldTrump Even when not in the USA, Trump is a whiny little baby. https://t.co/7e1P7MEUds— Caro😷🇺🇸🇺🇸 (@Caro😷🇺🇸🇺🇸)1559729720.0