What’s more ridiculous than a set of videos depicting Donald Trump, Wilbur Ross, and Rex Tillerson all wielding swords and dancing around in Saudi Arabia?
Well, for one thing this…
… but on Sunday evening, in what will almost surely go down as one of the most trolled photos of the year, a picture emerged of Donald Trump, Saudi Arabia’s King Salman and Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sissi standing around in the dark grasping a giant glowing orb.
No, really. Here it is:
Apparently, this is supposed to be a gesture of unity to celebrate the opening of the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology in Riyadh.
And yes, you read that correctly, they are opening a “Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology” in Riyadh or, in other words, they are opening a global center for combating extremist ideology in the global center for promoting extremist ideology.
Well as you can imagine, social media is going fucking crazy and as one netizen observed, “Alex Jones must be having the meltdown of his life seeing his favorite politician laying hands on a glowing object in a totally non-Illuminati way.”
And so it begins…