What on earth is a 'covfefe' Mr. President? Trump's vague tweet blows Twitter

| Updated: May 31, 2017 16:48 IST

New York [U.S.], May. 31 (ANI): Speculations are running amok that Donald Trump was punch drunk last night as he typed out a particularly cryptic tweet with a term which has left Twitter in hysterics and baffled at the same time- 'covfefe'. Almost instantly after the President's tweet went out, meme's and jibes began flying around wondering what on earth could a 'covfefe' actually mean. Here are some of the gems that are taking Twitter by storm: <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Despite the constant negative press covfefe</p>&mdash; Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) <a href="https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/869766994899468288">May 31, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> The tweet, sent at 12:06 a.m., was favorited nearly 10,000 times in one minute and drew ridicule of online Trump critics. Timothy Burke tweeted: <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Every &quot;covfefe&quot; in human history until this moment <a href="https://t.co/SC1qqYzI9p">pic.twitter.com/SC1qqYzI9p</a></p>&mdash; Timothy Burke (@bubbaprog) <a href="https://twitter.com/bubbaprog/status/869768940284727296">May 31, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> Oliver Willis posted a tweet: "And the orb, having bestowed upon you the power to smite your enemies, can be invoked using the simple code word '#covfefe '" <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Cut to Trump Tower Building #2<br>Beneath old rags and yellowing newspaper is a soap box derby car.<br>We zoom in on the label.<br>&quot;<a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/covfefe?src=hash">#covfefe</a>&quot;</p>&mdash; Oliver Willis (@owillis) <a href="https://twitter.com/owillis/status/869776203581980673">May 31, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">&quot;It was at this exact point, when the <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/covfefe?src=hash">#covfefe</a> hashtag took over Twitter, that an alternate timeline was generated. Great Scott!&quot; <a href="https://t.co/CKnCnlFXKu">pic.twitter.com/CKnCnlFXKu</a></p>&mdash; Oliver Willis (@owillis) <a href="https://twitter.com/owillis/status/869785640950538241">May 31, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> BrooklynDad_Defiant! @mmpadellan I have the best #covfefe. <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">I have the best <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/covfefe?src=hash">#covfefe</a>. <a href="https://t.co/xBBqhfu6a9">pic.twitter.com/xBBqhfu6a9</a></p>&mdash; BrooklynDad_Defiant! (@mmpadellan) <a href="https://twitter.com/mmpadellan/status/869775534326243329">May 31, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> Lance Hodges? @lancehodges Wow, that was quick! #covfefe (wasn't me btw) <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Wow, that was quick! <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/covfefe?src=hash">#covfefe</a> (wasn't me btw) <a href="https://t.co/oJkJNdC7Gr">pic.twitter.com/oJkJNdC7Gr</a></p>&mdash; Lance Hodges (@lancehodges) <a href="https://twitter.com/lancehodges/status/869770707730694144">May 31, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">So is it pronounced cove-fee-fee or cuv-feef? <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Covfefe?src=hash">#Covfefe</a></p>&mdash; The Contemptress (@adriennecgomez) <a href="https://twitter.com/adriennecgomez/status/869790320455581697">May 31, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> Rebekah Sanderlin? @rsanderlin "Shit, Don. We really did a #covfefe on that one!" <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">&quot;Shit, Don. We really did a <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/covfefe?src=hash">#covfefe</a> on that one!&quot;</p>&mdash; Rebekah Sanderlin (@rsanderlin) <a href="https://twitter.com/rsanderlin/status/869790317310091264">May 31, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script> Kelsey Price? @KPkelsey URGENT: What is the correct pronunciation of #Covfefe? <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">URGENT: What is the correct pronunciation of <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Covfefe?src=hash">#Covfefe</a>?</p>&mdash; Kelsey Price (@KPkelsey) <a href="https://twitter.com/KPkelsey/status/869790312511582208">May 31, 2017</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>(ANI)
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