Enda Kenny the Irish prime minister is meeting Donald Trump ahead of St. Patrick’s Day. So, to honor the Irish, the president decided to read his favourite Irish proverb. The only problem was, the Irish proverb wasn’t Irish, or a proverb.
And here it is in all it’s glory:
Trump reads one of his favorite Irish proverbs pic.twitter.com/KgE5ipvepw
— Bradd Jaffy (@BraddJaffy) March 16, 2017
So where’s this saying from?
OK I've found trump's 'irish' proverb. pic.twitter.com/ZsWPUvqDDL
— cólz (@colz) March 16, 2017
The only reasonable explanation for this?
One of his staff is definitely trolling him now, and it's brilliant
Trump: 'quick, find me an Irish proverb!'
Staffer: 'Sure Mr President.. https://t.co/cCuOyh1afV
— Vanessa Furey (@VanessaFurey) March 16, 2017