In the tweet, Trump addressed the Iranian president and promised “consequences the likes of which few throughout history have ever suffered before” should Iran continue to “threaten” the United States.
To Iranian President Rouhani: NEVER, EVER THREATEN THE UNITED STATES AGAIN OR YOU WILL SUFFER CONSEQUENCES THE LIKES OF WHICH FEW THROUGHOUT HISTORY HAVE EVER SUFFERED BEFORE. WE ARE NO LONGER A COUNTRY THAT WILL STAND FOR YOUR DEMENTED WORDS OF VIOLENCE & DEATH. BE CAUTIOUS!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) July 23, 2018
Naturally, Twitter thought the president’s all-caps threat was the perfect opportunity to make fun of him by addressing their own all-caps messages to Rouhani.
The tweets were in all-caps and mimicked Trump’s “To Iranian President Rouhani:” format.
You had the classic “Nigerian Prince” email-scheme:
Several different song lyrics:
The song lyrics, of course, included the “Rickrolling” meme:
Other jokes were more topical: