‘The Best Eclipse Ever!’: Trump Retweets Meme of Himself 'Eclipsing' Obama

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President Trump had an active morning on Twitter Thursday.

In the middle of a rant about how he’s disappointed with the jobs Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan are doing on Capitol Hill, Trump retweeted a meme showing himself “eclipsing” former U.S. president Barack Obama.

The photo shows a picture of Trump superimposed on a black and white picture of Obama.

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The tweet quickly caught fire, generating over 17,000 comments and nearly 16,000 retweets, as people jumped at the opportunity to call the president “racist,” “insecure,” and “juvenile.”

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Others replied with edited memes, showing Trump with small hands superimposed on Obama with much larger hands, as well as one with Trump behind bars.

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Many commented that the best part of an eclipse is that it’s “temporary.”

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While the President’s retweet received a lot of negative comments, over 41,000 people liked the post.

Seemingly unaffected by the comments, President Trump went on to write a series of tweets criticizing the “fake news,” former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, who recently questioned Trump’s fitness for office, and, again, Senate Majority Leader McConnell.

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