Vice President Mike Pence has hired a former Homeland Security official as his new spokeswoman, but social media users were more interested in another detail in her biography.
Pence tapped Katie Waldman, a former DHS spokeswoman under Kirstjen Nielsen and then communications director for Sen. Martha McSally (R-AZ), as his press secretary, and the NBC News report also noted that she was "dating Stephen Miller."
Pence has hired Katie Waldman, 27, to be his new press secretary, per NBC. She was a spokesperson for DHS under Nie… https://t.co/1m2bMuftlB— Nick Miroff (@Nick Miroff)1568890783.0
Other Twitter users seemed shocked that the uncharismatic Miller -- a White House senior adviser responsible for many of President Donald Trump's most odious policies -- had found a girlfriend.
@NickMiroff @jdawsey1 Burying the lead. Someone is dating Stephen Miller?!!!— Tom Gavin (@Tom Gavin)1568893375.0
@JenniferJJacobs @katiewaldman She's dating Stephen Miller? Gross.— JC Souperstar (@JC Souperstar)1568897758.0
Someone is willingly dating Stephen Miller? Boggles the mind. Triggers the gag reflex. Possibly also hails Satan.— EverMAB (@EverMAB)1568898814.0
Coming this fall to TLC: "Dating Stephen Miller" - Can the love of a not-so-good woman turn this vampire bat into a pussycat?— T.R. Morley (@T.R. Morley)1568898580.0
Just seeing dating Stephen Miller trending, makes my stomach turn. Yuck.— Caramel Delight (@Caramel Delight)1568898853.0
@NickMiroff @jdawsey1 "Dating Stephen Miller." A sentence rarely typed. Do they bond over seeing migrant children die?— Troy Appel (@Troy Appel)1568893215.0
Wait, wait...THIS woman is dating Stephen Miller??? https://t.co/kODiL0jFWj— Meerkats R Sitting On Your Shelf (@Meerkats R Sitting On Your Shelf)1568894339.0
I can't even fathom someone actually dating the man. Racism and fascism in one really creepy package, who in their… https://t.co/YFAx6tKuJi— aimee (@aimee)1568896986.0
Burying the lede: She is dating Stephen Miller. Cue Pyscho theme here. Whatever you do, don't go into the basement,… https://t.co/h7nfod4WZf— Lesley Abravanel🆘 (@Lesley Abravanel🆘)1568896041.0
@TaraSetmayer Lightning round: How would your react if your friend told you they were dating Stephen Miller?— Anime_Now (@Anime_Now)1568898562.0
Don’t pity Katie Waldman for dating Stephen Miller. Read the article, she was fierce spox for DHS defending zero to… https://t.co/FxEN8G26m0— BarbieSaysWhat (@BarbieSaysWhat)1568897717.0
"Dating Stephen Miller" gives the same visceral reaction as "Dating Jabba the Hutt" https://t.co/Wob7W78vMK— RevLee (@RevLee)1568897729.0
When I seen "Dating Stephen Miller" this was my first thought https://t.co/nheYESVjTY— Tony Tombrillo Jr. (@Tony Tombrillo Jr.)1568898921.0
@girlsreallyrule @NickMiroff Me, finding out someone is actually dating Stephen Miller. I guess everyone is beautif… https://t.co/HQW58uAeUQ— Sophie Katherine G. (@Sophie Katherine G.)1568897524.0
@MollyJongFast Dating Stephen Miller? Ewwwww.... Is she under a curse? Or being punished for something she did in… https://t.co/ccAEfj6iyn— 🥁#BYE-DON & #MVPKamala!⚖️ (@🥁#BYE-DON & #MVPKamala!⚖️)1568896270.0
Dating Stephen Miller? Someone is actually having sex with him? https://t.co/LgJmTudJkJ— Ivy Nola🇺🇸 (@Ivy Nola🇺🇸)1568898788.0