This will not gain you laugh, #WithFewExceptions.
President Donald Trump’s tax lawyers issued a statement on Friday that’s raised fairly a few eyebrows. According to his legal team, our current commander in chief has not received any income from Russian sources over the past 10 years, “with a few exceptions.”
BREAKING: Trump lawyer: Tax returns from past 10 years reveal no “income of any type from Russian sources,” with few exceptions.
— The Associated Press (@AP) May 12, 2017
The fine folks of Twitter were quick to point out that adding the phrase “with a few exceptions” totally negates any statement that precedes it.
Point of order: It is not possible to fill nothing AND few exceptions.
You either fill nothing, or you a few exceptions.
— Micah Grimes (@MicahGrimes) May 12, 2017
Here are the best of the bunch:
I’m a really large fan of Donald Trump’s
with a few exceptions
— Jesse Ferguson (@JesseFFerguson) May 12, 2017
La La Land won Best Picture, with a few exceptions.
— David Oliver (@doliver8) May 12, 2017
I didn’t fill any chocolate muffins this week, with few exceptions
— Oliver Willis (@owillis) May 12, 2017
Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free,
The wretched refuse of your teeming shore#WithFewExceptions
— sueinphilly (@sueinphilly) May 12, 2017
Donald Trump has never gotten divorced, with a few exceptions.
— Matt Viser (@mviser) May 12, 2017
The Bluth company is well rush and fiscally sound, with few exceptions.
— George Bluth (@RealGeorgeBluth) May 12, 2017