Less than a week in office, and the president has managed to accomplish a lot. He’s signed executive orders to commence with oil pipelines, moved swiftly with plans to build a wall between the U.S. and Mexico, and curbed the social media use of government agencies.
Naturally, Trump supporters have taken to social media to eulogize his actions, birthing #ThankYouTrump as a way to appreciate their No. 1 guy.
— Makada (@_Makada_) January 25, 2017
And though the hashtag came about as a platform of praise, it quickly became a pit of sarcasm and belittlement from those critical of his policies, credibility, and overall presidency.
Some of the causes Twitter thanked Trump for: Making Saturday Night Live “great again,” “reintroducing classic literature like 1984,” “caring about popular votes and crowd sizes more than American people,” and “bringing out Nazis out of the woodwork for us to punch in the face.”
#ThankYouTrump for making George W. Bush seem smart, Richard Nixon seem honest, & Warren G. Harding seem competent.
— Eric Wolfson (@EricWolfson) January 25, 2017
— Scott Dworkin (@funder) January 25, 2017
— Amee Vanderpool (@girlsreallyrule) January 25, 2017
#ThankYouTrump for making Resistence Fighters out of the National Park Service. They rock anyway. And can live in the woods. Without you.
— Risky Liberal (@RiskyLiberal) January 25, 2017
#ThankYouTrump for putting so much of your white, privileged man power into taking away women's reproductive rights.
— Nicole (@LoveAndUnity13) January 25, 2017
#ThankYouTrump for freezing all regulations. Who wants educated and concerned people looking out for our health, the environment and stuff.
— Tommy Campbell (@MrTommyCampbell) January 25, 2017
— The Daily Edge (@TheDailyEdge) January 25, 2017
For caring about popular votes and crowd sizes more than the American people #ThankYouTrump
— Tony Posnanski (@tonyposnanski) January 24, 2017
— BrooklynDad_Defiant! (@mmpadellan) January 25, 2017
#ThankYouTrump for warning us of the dangers of giving speeches to Goldman Sachs executives, then filling your cabinet with them. Hypocrisy.
— Tanya (@tgreene319) January 25, 2017
#ThankYouTrump for bringing Nazis out of the woodwork for us to punch in the face.
— Gingie (@VelvetMcIntyre) January 25, 2017
— Paula Cobia (@PaulaCobia) January 25, 2017
— chris g (@crislake) January 25, 2017
But really, we should just be thanking Twitter for all it gives us. Especially this: