Trump’s Favorite Irish Proverb is Neither Irish Nor a Proverb
WASHINGTON, March 16, 2017—Donald Trump welcomed Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny to the U.S. Capitol at the annual “Friends of Ireland” luncheon Thursday by sharing his “favorite Irish proverb.” The piece he subsequently quoted is neither Irish nor a proverb.
Trump reads one of his favorite Irish proverbs pic.twitter.com/KgE5ipvepw
— Bradd Jaffy (@BraddJaffy) March 16, 2017
“Always remember to forget,
The friends that proved untrue,
But never forget to remember,
Those that have stuck to you.”
OK I’ve found trump’s ‘irish’ proverb. pic.twitter.com/ZsWPUvqDDL
— cólz (@colz) March 16, 2017
Either Trump’s staff is woefully incompetent, or someone in the office is trolling him.