[WATCH] Nancy Pelosi's 'mocking' clapping for Trump was a meme in the making

House of Representatives speaker, Nancy Pelosi who sat behind Trump during his 82-minute State of the Union Address on Wednesday has gone viral with her expressions during the speech.

But the one that is being hailed on Twitter is her pointed 'sarcastic' clapping when Trump spoke about compromise and the need to 'reject the politics of revenge, resistance, and retribution."

Her mocking clap has been the most widely shared moment following the address.

And of course, within seconds, the mems were flying thick and fast....with the image of Pelsui's withering stare and clap photoshopped into every image from Trump handing our 'hamberders' to the football team at the White House to him shaking the hand of North Korean leader KimJong-un.

And the jokes just kept on coming...

Take a listen to this and other trending stories on Barbs Wire with Barbara Friedman:


This article first appeared on CapeTalk : [WATCH] Nancy Pelosi's 'mocking' clapping for Trump was a meme in the making


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
[UPDATE] Police have CCTV footage of Cape Town train fire suspects

[UPDATE] Police have CCTV footage of Cape Town train fire suspects

Western Cape Transport and Safety MEC Donald Grant says two men were apprehended but managed to escape and Saps is investigating.

Fuel hike unlikely to scale back Easter road use - AA

Fuel hike unlikely to scale back Easter road use - AA

Layton Beard of the Automobile Association talks to Lester Kiewit about whether people are roadtripping less.

Why #UniteBehind had a sit-in at Cape Town Prasa offices

Why #UniteBehind had a sit-in at Cape Town Prasa offices

Zukie Vuka of #UniteBehind explains its Wednesday protest at Prasa's offices where it demanded train safety issues be addressed.

Apartheid legacy has impacted cognitive function in coloured women - study

Apartheid legacy has impacted cognitive function in coloured women - study

Prof Elmarie Terblanche, of Stellenbosch University's Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, explains the findings.

Be lekker on the roads this Easter advises traffic department

Be lekker on the roads this Easter advises traffic department

Western Cape Traffic Chief Kenny Africa expects high volumes of traffic to start leaving Cape Town around 2 o'clock on Thursday.

[WATCH] How two rescued Gaza lions found a home in South Africa

[WATCH] How two rescued Gaza lions found a home in South Africa

Four Paws Animal Welfare Foundation rescued two lions and 45 other animals were rescued from a Gaza Strip zoo.

Popular articles
[WATCH] Eusebius probes Julius Malema about EFF's readiness to rule

[WATCH] Eusebius probes Julius Malema about EFF's readiness to rule

Eusebius McKaiser interrogates the leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters about its policy manifesto.

Giant ANC billboard with spelling error has social media in stitches

Giant ANC billboard with spelling error has social media in stitches

Khabazela shares tweets and Facebook posts that have gone viral.

New Ipsos poll shows ANC winning 2019 election, rates Ramaphosa a vote puller

New Ipsos poll shows ANC winning 2019 election, rates Ramaphosa a vote puller

Senior client officer at Ipsos, Mari Harris says President Cyril Ramaphosa's trust index is higher than other leaders.

Former Morning Live co-anchor Tracy Going opens up, gets vulnerable about money

Former Morning Live co-anchor Tracy Going opens up, gets vulnerable about money

Former Morning Live co-anchor Tracy Going opens up about her attitude to money (hopes and fears, successes and failures, etc.).

46 women rescued in Joburg sex trafficking raid

46 women rescued in Joburg sex trafficking raid

An expert on human trafficking explains how the syndicate operates and how women are lured into dens.