On Friday, the president let “all of those who have asked” know he will skipping the festivities.
To all of those who have asked, I will not be going to the Inauguration on January 20th.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 8, 2021
But while it wasn’t a surprising move, Twitter users appreciated the opportunity for snark.
The smallest man to ever hold the presidency in American history, true to form, until the very end. https://t.co/QdR8YDhwSk
— Brian Klaas (@brianklaas) January 8, 2021
"I will be in international waters, where I cannot be served with subpoenas or arrested for my crimes the instant I no longer have presidential immunity." https://t.co/OFqhhG3ik5
— Jesse Spector, Presented by American Express (@jessespector) January 8, 2021
He won't be able to afford bail https://t.co/wnzQoBd5Kr
— Will Bunch Sign Up For My Newsletter (@Will_Bunch) January 8, 2021
We expect you'll be an ex--President well before then anyway. https://t.co/x7sMSsdY0u
— Eric Swalwell (@ericswalwell) January 8, 2021
Future history Trivial Pursuit Question: Name two things that Andrew Johnson and Donald Trump had in common?
(A. Both were impeached. B. Both refused to attend inaugurations of their successors.) https://t.co/fI3uuwhy4t
— Charlie Sykes (@SykesCharlie) January 8, 2021
To all of those who have asked, no one gives a shit. https://t.co/s311uHb75G
— Eric Stangel (@EricStangel) January 8, 2021
This will probably be a relief to a lot of people at this point. https://t.co/cIFmNK4Nec
— Abby D. Phillip (@abbydphillip) January 8, 2021
But the snarkiest comment may be the one using a refurbished ― and quite appropriate ― quote from Melania Trump’s infamous jacket.
To plagiarize from a plagiarizer...
"I really don't care, do u?" https://t.co/m2L2lQNr9B
— Jesse Ferguson (@JesseFFerguson) January...