On Monday, President Donald Trump met with the 10 -member Association of Southeast Asian Nations( ASEAN) as part of his 12 -day tour of Asian nations. At the beginning of the conference, the attendees amass for a usual handshake, where representatives cross their limbs to grab the person or persons next to them, generate a chain.
In doing so, standing between Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte and Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, America’s president did this.
While the Associated Press called Trump baffled by the handshake, the real mistake was made by Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, who didn’t bother to traverse his arms at all.
— Doug Mills (@ dougmillsnyt) November 13, 2017
The faces Trump compiled, a prime example captivated above by the New York Times ‘ Doug Mills at only the right time, grew the thing of memes–a kind of “revenge,” as the Washington Post describing him, for the White House blocking reporters plastering Trump’s trip.
good luck to whoever has three weeks to get this regional production processes Mamma Mia! into shape pic.twitter.com/ eCZ8 1VxbMi
— Dave Itzkoff (@ ditzkoff) November 13, 2017
— camilo (@ tahino1) November 13, 2017
Here is an part grimacing Trump chain-link guarding the White House.
A bit awkward, but what we have grown to expect … pic.twitter.com/ O29AdWVQbi
— GREEN Photoshops (@ erikjburch) November 13, 2017
Of course, as with anything Trump-related, people experience what the hell is want to see, because not two seconds afterwards, he was blinking a perfectly normal, fervent grin.