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Twitter reactions as Donald Trump paraphrased Obama’s tweet to pay tribute to Kobe Bryant.

Jan 30, 2020
Donald Trump paraphrased Obama’s tweet to pay tribute to Kobe Bryant. Internet slams him

Twitter users and fans of Barack are slamming Donald Trump accusing him of re-writing former President Barack Obama’s tweet to pay tribute to Basketball player Kobe Bryant.

Few hours after the news of Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter’s tragic death in a helicopter crash broke, Top-level personalities from across the world took to social media to express grief. US President Trump reacting to the tragic event, posted a tweet and wrote, “Kobe Bryant, despite being one of the truly great basketball players of all time, was just getting started in life. He loved his family so much and had such strong passion for the future. The loss of his beautiful daughter, Gianna, makes this moment even more devastating….”

“Melania and I send our warmest condolences to Vanessa and the wonderful Bryant family. May God be with you all,” he continued in the following tweet.


Obama had also expressed grief over the sudden demise of NBA superstar Bryant in a heartfelt tweet. His tweet read:

But soon after Trump posted the tweet, Twitter users and mostly Barack Obama’s fans couldn’t help but notice the similarities between his and Obama’s tweet. In fact, several users pointed out that Trump had basically just paraphrased what Obama had written.

“Dude all you did was rewrite Obama’s tweet. Jealous much,” a user wrote while sharing the screenshot of Obama’s tweet.

“Did you copy him!?” another user commented. “Jeez…it’s like you literally stole BarackObama’s tweet. You’re pathetic,” another Twitter user slammed Trump.

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Donald Trump rewrites Obama’s tweet to pay tribute to Kobe Bryant.