Here’s Just a Bunch of Hilarious Reactions to Donald Trump’s ‘Covfefe’ Tweet
These days, everything President Donald Trump’s tweets becomes a headline.
However, the POTUS incited a whole new reaction when he tweeted a sentence fragment with a nonsensical word, reading, “Despite the constant negative press covfefe.” Though many deduced he was attempting to spell the word “coverage,” the typo sparked waves upon wave of hilarious jokes and memes.
Hollywood went in about “covfefe”:
I’m gonna try and go back to sleep now. Everyone stay #covfefe
— James Corden (@JKCorden) May 31, 2017
Maybe she’s born with it? Maybe it’s #Covfefe
— Colton Haynes (@ColtonLHaynes) May 31, 2017
“Not only is covfefe a word, it’s the greatest word ever uttered.” pic.twitter.com/kWhfLrFaKn
— Zach Braff (@zachbraff) May 31, 2017
When they go low, we covfefe.
— billy eichner (@billyeichner) May 31, 2017
It’s happened! #Covfefe has united everyone from all across the world. To laugh and live as one.. Basically Covfefe is trumps nightmare
— Ruby Rose (@RubyRose) May 31, 2017
Really bummed he beat us to the chase but, #Covfefe is the villain in Frozen 2.
— Josh Gad (@joshgad) May 31, 2017
Our president Westworld host is glitching again https://t.co/AyndKuwRhW
— josh groban (@joshgroban) May 31, 2017
Slang for “Ah, f**ck it, I give up!” #covfefe
— Rob Lowe (@RobLowe) May 31, 2017
— Elizabeth Banks (@ElizabethBanks) May 31, 2017
No, there is no sign for #covfefe. But I sure wish there was!
— Marlee Matlin (@MarleeMatlin) May 31, 2017
I like that we all quickly googled covfefe just to make SURE first.
— Kal Penn (@kalpenn) May 31, 2017
what makes me saddest is that I know I’ll never write anything funnier than #covfefe
— Jimmy Kimmel (@jimmykimmel) May 31, 2017
Y’all I don’t have what it takes to even laugh at Covfefe
— Lena Dunham (@lenadunham) May 31, 2017
“If you ever need KGB extraction team to get you out of White House Agent T, just Tweet out ‘covfefe.'”
— Patton Oswalt (@pattonoswalt) May 31, 2017
You’re all laughing, but perhaps the real Twitter is the covfefe we make along the way. pic.twitter.com/WksVYbYJxA
— J.K. Rowling (@jk_rowling) May 31, 2017
Huh. Well…we know that it’s not that his fingers are too big for the keyboard… https://t.co/uyTTon0Iqa
— Will Arnett™ (@arnettwill) May 31, 2017
covfefe: to covet another’s fefe. https://t.co/PXwDNKGDfz
— Zachary Levi (@ZacharyLevi) May 31, 2017
deSpitE tHe NegATiVe PreSs cOvFeFe pic.twitter.com/hJsI09C09A
— Wil Wheaton (@wilw) May 31, 2017
— Jerry O’Connell (@MrJerryOC) May 31, 2017
How is Covfefe pronounced though? :-) pic.twitter.com/WGUKDNDdCn
— Marina (@MarinaDiamandis) May 31, 2017
People also meme’d the hell out of the gibberish word:
— Baphomet (@baphomet69636) May 31, 2017
— Chill Christine (@TwentiesOrDie) May 31, 2017
— Mike Gorman (@MikeGormanHFX) May 31, 2017
— Kels (@KILambeth) May 31, 2017
“And just before you serve it, you hit it with a dash of Covfefe” pic.twitter.com/uiDeURQnp5
— Donald J. Trump (@reaIDonaldTrunp) May 31, 2017
— king covfefe (@hordstar) May 31, 2017
— Comedy Central (@ComedyCentral) May 31, 2017
Even the Merriam-Webster dictionary’s official Twitter account got involved, poking fun of the snafu.
Regrets checking Twitter.
Goes back to bed.
— Merriam-Webster (@MerriamWebster) May 31, 2017
covfefe conference on Tuesday (May 31, 2017), White House press secretary Sean Spicer explained of the made-up word, “The president and a small group of people know exactly what he meant.”
Since the viral response, Trump deleted the confusing note and played the whole thing off like he was in on the joke, tweeting, “Who can figure out the true meaning of ‘covfefe’ ??? Enjoy!”
Who can figure out the true meaning of “covfefe” ??? Enjoy!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 31, 2017