Updated: November 7, 2020 11:48:52 am
The counting of votes in the US presidential elections continued two days after it started on Wednesday and US President Donald Trump’s latest tweets about the results prompted #TrumpMeltdown to trend.
The US president, who claimed to have won the election and promised to go to court challenging the results, tweeted Thursday demanding that authorities stop the further counting of votes.
STOP THE COUNT!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) November 5, 2020
The latest tweet from the president prompted #TrumpMeltdown to trend on Twitter.
— Emmanuel (@Emmanue41720182) November 6, 2020
— Tony Capasso (@tonylovesdnb) November 6, 2020
— Fickle Devil 🎃 (@HausOFJeans) November 6, 2020
— triinu kask (@TriinuKask) November 6, 2020
— Mohammad Talha (@talhaumer45) November 6, 2020
— Arqam Mian (@ArqamMian2) November 6, 2020
— Kaylee The Millennial (With Honors) 👱🏻♀️ (@BlondeAndStormy) November 6, 2020
The meltdown also inspired memes related to Count von Count, a vampire Muppet that appears on popular children’s show Sesame Street, and is cited as an expert in counting.
— Common Thoughts (@CommonThought16) November 6, 2020
We need him on a flight from Sesame Street to Nevada ASAP… pic.twitter.com/yENovVRuAL
— Chico Bean (@chicoBean) November 5, 2020
that’s it pic.twitter.com/8knAeJ04ar
— Legends of Tabletop (@Legendstabletop) November 5, 2020
The Grouch is getting closer to demanding we “lock him up!” pic.twitter.com/saBvnZxyIb
— Evan Siegfried (@evansiegfried) November 5, 2020
STOP THE COUNT??? But he’s adorable pic.twitter.com/5j2YsTGQQO
— Will Bunch Sign Up For My Newsletter (@Will_Bunch) November 5, 2020
THE COUNT pic.twitter.com/ottJWEOMnR
— William LeGate 🇺🇸 (@williamlegate) November 5, 2020
Though the fight is still clsoe, Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has won 264 electoral college seats against Trump’s 214 as on Thursday. (Follow LIVE UPDATES here)
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