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Obama Quote About Trump From 2016 Is Suddenly All Too Real—And We're Concerned

Obama Quote About Trump From 2016 Is Suddenly All Too Real—And We're Concerned
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Updated 6 months ago

While campaigning for Hillary Clinton in 2016, then-President Barack Obama had some things to say about then-candidate Donald Trump. What he said was totally on point at the time, and is even more frightening now, one year into Trump's presidency.

In the speech, Obama talked about how Trump's campaign staff had taken away his Twitter account:

In the last two days, they had so little confidence in his self-control they said we are just going to take away your Twitter. Now, if somebody can't handle a Twitter account, they can't handle the nuclear codes.If somebody starts tweeting at three in the morning because SNL made fun of you, then you can't handle the nuclear codes.

Though the crowd responded with laughter and applause, it really doesn't feel that funny anymore:

People are definitely feeling nervous about Trump having access to the nuclear codes, and they have been for a while.

Tweets like the one Trump shared January 2 — about his "button" being bigger than Kim Jung Un's — are not reassuring:

Some folks worry that Obama's invitation to Prince Harry's wedding might upset the President:

Hillary Clinton mirrored Obama's thoughts when she shared this tweet while campaigning in 2016:

H/T: Indy100