Earlier today Donald Trump announced his run for President of the United States in the 2016 election. I'll give you a second to laugh about that.
Naturally, the jokes flowed on Twitter, because while Donald Trump as President would be unquestionably terrible for the U.S., it is pretty good for comedy.
If Donald Trump can run for president then so can my dog Lou. pic.twitter.com/BWcIvhi6KX-- Marcella Arguello (@marcellacomedy) June 16, 2015
I'd vote for Voldemort over Donald Trump.-- Kumail Nanjiani (@kumailn) June 16, 2015
Donald Trump running for president is like Joffrey Lannister running for prom king.-- Adam Proteau (@Proteautype) June 16, 2015
Looking forward to tomorrow's news coverage of Trump's speech. pic.twitter.com/Nmrd4HdQoO-- Dave Itzkoff (@ditzkoff) June 16, 2015
Donald Trump sounds like America's drunk conservative uncle. #Trump2016-- Abby Johnston (@ajohnston12) June 16, 2015
If Donald trump becomes president I give it a month before the White House becomes condos.-- Kirk Fox (@kirkfox) June 16, 2015
The Trump candidacy is a Veep storyline that would have been discarded for being too absurd even for an HBO comedy-- Dan Pfeiffer (@danpfeiffer) June 16, 2015
Donald trump announces this morning that he will run for president. His hair will announce on Friday-- Albert Brooks (@AlbertBrooks) June 16, 2015
When will Donald Trump change his name to Bowser?-- Louis Virtel (@louisvirtel) June 16, 2015