IT’S OFFICIAL: Trump Just Sent His DUMBEST Tweet of 2017

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Donald Trump took to Twitter Thursday evening to mention the record-breaking freezing cold weather currently slamming much of the eastern United States and saying the U.S. could use some “global warming” during the cold snap.

“In the East, it could be the COLDEST New Year’s Eve on record,” Trump tweeted. “Perhaps we could use a little bit of that good old Global Warming that our Country, but not other countries, was going to pay TRILLIONS OF DOLLARS to protect against. Bundle up!”

Large swaths of the US are expected to see record-breaking cold temperatures over New Year’s weekend, with some areas expected to have low temperatures in the negative 40s.

Much of the Northeast is also facing wind chill advisories over the weekend, with wind chills in New England expected to measure between 20 and 40 degrees below zero.

Trump has denied that global warming exists in the past, claiming it was “created by and for the Chinese in order to make U.S. manufacturing non-competitive.” In June, Trump announced that the U.S. would withdraw from the Paris climate change agreement, a worldwide pact to cut back on carbon emissions in order to reduce global warming.

Twitter was quick to respond:

And when one of the stars of Jersey Shore is smarter than the president:

 

It’s truly terrifying to think that Donald J. Trump is our president.