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Donald Trump is taller than the Washington Monument and on Mount Rushmore? Sharpie memes say so.

Twitter users had their fun after the president showed a map of Hurricane Dorian’s trajectory that appeared to be altered to back his claim that Alabama was in danger.

Donald Trump is taller than Barack Obama. In fact, he towers over the Washington Monument. He really did purchase Greenland. And he completed the wall.

It’s all right there, in plain black ink.

Twitter users were busy marking up photos Wednesday after the president, during an Oval Office briefing, displayed a National Hurricane Center map that appeared to be altered with a Sharpie as proof of his claim that Alabama was in danger of being hit by Hurricane Dorian.

Trump on Saturday tweeted that Alabama, along with the Carolinas and Georgia, “will most likely be hit (much) harder than anticipated.”

The National Weather Service in Birmingham, Ala., was having nothing of it, quickly responding that the state “will NOT see any impacts" from the hurricane.

When Trump stuck to his claim on Wednesday, Twitter users could no longer restrain themselves and took matters (and markers) into their own hands.

Here are some of their more popular memes:


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