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Donald Trump Tweets He Witnessed Hurricane Harvey Devastation Firsthand, Um, No He Didn’t

Donald Trump is trying to sound like he has empathy for the people of Texas who lost everything as a result of the Hurricane Harvey devastation. He posted an empty tweet in a sad attempt to sound like he really cares.

Trump tweeted: “After witnessing first hand the horror & devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey,my heart goes out even more so to the great people of Texas!”

Um, Trump spent his photo op in Corpus Christi and Austin yesterday bragging about crowd size and that his FEMA director was becoming famous on television. At no time did he tour any areas that were affected in Corpus Christi. He certainly did not witness any devastation firsthand.

Um, the White House released a photo showing that their definition of “firsthand” is looking at a chart:

Twitter responded as you would expect: