President Trump’s midnight tweet baffles, inspires jokes

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WASHINGTON — When you check your social media, you might see a word you don’t recognize.

“Covfefe” is trending on Twitter and Facebook.

The word, which is not really a word, was part of a tweet sent out by President Trump just after midnight Wednesday.

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“Despite the constant negative press covfefe,” the tweet said.

Many Twitter users believe the president intended to type the word “coverage” but never finished.

The tweet remained up for more than five hours. It was removed just before 6 a.m. Wednesday.

Trump posted a new tweet challenging his followers to find out what the word means.

Many decided to have some fun at the president’s expense.