The Clemson Tigers soccer staff made their technique to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue final evening in celebration of their National Championship victory over Alabama.
As promised, President Trump had a mountain of Big Macs and Whoppers ready for the champs' arrival.
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According to a press release by Press secretary Sarah Sanders, Trump coated the price of the quick meals as a result of "the Democrats refuse to barter on border safety" and "a lot of the residence workers on the White House is furloughed."
Speaking with reporters earlier than the gamers and coaches feasted within the East Room, Trump stated:
"Because of the shutdown, you recognize we've got the nice Clemson staff with us, the nationwide champions. So we went out and we ordered American quick meals, paid for by me," Trump stated. "Lots of hamburgers, a lot of pizza."
"If it is American, I prefer it. It's all American stuff," he added. "300 hamburgers, many, many french fries -- all of our favourite meals."
Afterward, Trump took to twitter claiming he really ordered over 1,000 "hamberders" and so forth., and that it was all devoured inside an hour.
His tweet reads: "Great being with the National Champion Clemson Tigers final evening on the White House. Because of the Shutdown I served them huge quantities of Fast Food (I paid), over 1000 hamberders and so forth. Within one hour, it was all gone. Great guys and massive eaters!"
Of course, there have been loads of jokes to be made in regards to the candle-lit Filet-O-Fish of dinner on the White House.
Check out a number of the reactions within the tweets embedded under.