Way back on May 31, 2017, President Trump sent the social media world into a tizzy when he posted a tweet with what appeared to be a big-time typographical error.
“Despite the constant negative press covfefe,” Trump wrote on Twitter, a post he later deleted. A few hours later, as Twitterers puzzled over his tweet, Trump stoked the flames, writing: “Who can figure out the true meaning of ‘covfefe’???”
The post quickly went viral, topping 75,000 likes and drawing more than 60,000 retweets. Memes flew around the internet as everyone speculated about the word’s meaning.
Amid all the hubbub, some horse breeders named a thoroughbred “Covfefe.” On Saturday, the horse won the Breeders’ Cup at Santa Anita Park in Southern California.
“Jamie Roth, who runs the LNJ Foxwoods stable, decided to harness all the attention on the strange word to name the horse she co-owns,” the New York Post wrote.
“We gave the name to her because we