Trump's Befuddling 'Covfefe' Tweet Prompts Memes and Confusion From the Internet | Inside Edition

Trump's Befuddling 'Covfefe' Tweet Prompts Memes and Confusion From the Internet

It is possible Trump meant to say coverage but it came out covfefe.

The president created a real mystery with a tweet that he posted just after midnight Wednesday and it has kept social media users up all night trying to figure out its meaning.

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"Despite the constant negative press covfefe," he tweeted at 12:06 a.m.

Social media quickly lit up with comments and memes.

Wait for it... (Via @mskristinawong). pic.twitter.com/Rym0Wxq5q6

May 31, 2017

Don't even talk to me until I've had my covfefe.

May 31, 2017

covfefe is the name of beyonce's twins

May 31, 2017

Do not stop using #Covfefe suddenly or you could have unpleasant withdrawal symptoms. Ask your doctor how to safely stop using Covfefe.

May 31, 2017

What's so funny? I've got three nieces named Covfefe.

May 31, 2017

I don't always drink beer, but when I do, I prefer Covfefe.

May 31, 2017
 

C-O-V-F.....

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The tweet was later deleted.

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But at 6:09 a.m., Trump appeared to toy with his Twitter followers, asking, “Who can figure out the true meaning of ‘covfefe’??? Enjoy!”

Who can figure out the true meaning of "covfefe" ??? Enjoy!

May 31, 2017

It is possible that Trump meant to say "coverage," but it came out as covfefe.

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