President Donald Trump insisted -- in all capital letters -- that he was "entitled" to ask for another four-year term as repayment for a debunked conspiracy theory he revived weeks ahead of the election.
The president announced Tuesday night during a marathon Twitter spree that he had declassified documents he claims will prove a conspiracy involving President Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton and intelligence officials to spy on his campaign -- and the next day demanded four more years.
"NOW THAT THE RADICAL LEFT DEMOCRATS GOT CAUGHT COLD IN THE (NON) FRIENDLY TRANSFER OF GOVERNMENT," he tweeted, "IN FACT, THEY SPIED ON MY CAMPAIGN AND WENT FOR A COUP, WE ARE ENTITLED TO ASK THE VOTERS FOR FOUR MORE YEARS. PLEASE REMEMBER THIS WHEN YOU VOTE!"
NOW THAT THE RADICAL LEFT DEMOCRATS GOT CAUGHT COLD IN THE (NON) FRIENDLY TRANSFER OF GOVERNMENT, IN FACT, THEY SPI… https://t.co/xIzvcHZYI6— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump)1602082289.0
It's not clear whether the president was seeking an unconstitutional third term, an automatic second term or simply more votes in the Nov. 3 election.
maybe he's watching fox & friends late today https://t.co/Q1zJ7AcORv https://t.co/thRALNABxX— Bobby Lewis (@Bobby Lewis)1602082580.0
Trump thought this press conference on ISIS arrests was going to be about Obamagate https://t.co/nA3afKd64i— Brian Tashman (@Brian Tashman)1602084109.0
@realDonaldTrump The dexamethasone you’re on is giving us the best comic relief in ages. Win.— DJK (@DJK)1602082298.0
@realDonaldTrump Dude. This sounds like some kind of 'roided-out babbling mania. Switch to decaf?— Tom Mullaly (@Tom Mullaly)1602082297.0
@realDonaldTrump Sir more steroids are on their way. Don't worry about the side effects. Tweet through it.— Tommy Vietor (@Tommy Vietor)1602082347.0
@realDonaldTrump "WE ARE ENTITLED TO ASK THE VOTERS FOR FOUR MORE YEARS" LOL! BUT YOU ARE NOT ENTITLED TO GET THEM!— Zuzu Petals (@Zuzu Petals)1602083692.0
@realDonaldTrump Two attempts at spelling ‘caught’ is the LEAST of your worries right now Donald.— Jay Lionel (@Jay Lionel)1602082459.0
Deleted. Maybe a little too much? https://t.co/ydWJPqGpIV— Ben Collins (@Ben Collins)1602082322.0
It's good that none of us can tell if the president is having a mental breakdown or a manic response to his covid t… https://t.co/wN2NLaZp1O— Matthew Gertz (@Matthew Gertz)1602082385.0
@realDonaldTrump The medication you are on is causing illusions this is crazy. Nobody is trying to take over the go… https://t.co/fpQ32zRHQX— Richard Jallins (@Richard Jallins)1602083674.0
The question is what will they give him to adjust for the crash when he ends the course of dexamethasone?— Schooley (@Schooley)1602082864.0
@realDonaldTrump Am all for you getting four or more years in Federal housing, but just not in the White House.— Happy Rebirthday, America. Welcome back. BLM! (@Happy Rebirthday, America. Welcome back. BLM!)1602083594.0
I don't know of any polling that has been done on the subject, but the pool of voters who were going to vote for Bi… https://t.co/JGGpLjm98f— Travis View (@Travis View)1602083031.0
Trump is mentally ill and no one is doing anything about it. This man has access to the nuclear codes. https://t.co/p7oFsRnwSM— Christopher Bouzy (@Christopher Bouzy)1602083064.0