Trump Western Wall

Earlier today (May 22, 2017) a world-traveling Donald Trump joined the millions of tourists each year who visit the Western Wall in Jerusalem and place a note within the timeworn cracks in the stone.

“The notes are a way to pray if you don’t know how,” explained Rabbi Shmuel Rabinowitz to Reuters back in 2007.

Naturally, people were wondering what Donald Trump wrote on his note. Here were a few of Twitter’s best guesses:

Then again, he may have not posted a note in the wall, he may have been doing something else.

It seems like Donald Trump is a walking meme.

As for the hands on the orb, this is what the Internet did with that. A photo showing Trump and Arab leaders in Saudi Arabia laying hands on a mysterious, glowing orb sparked a wave of jokes and memes online on Sunday (May 21, 2017).

The image of Trump, Saudi Arabia’s King Salman and Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sissi all touching a small illuminated globe appeared to confuse internet users, who began jokingly drawing parallels to a number of popular sci-fi films.


The leaders were in fact inaugurating a new state-of-the-art center in Riyadh to monitor and combat extremism, each placing their hands on the globe that officially activated the center and launched a splashy welcome video.

This is how Twitter reacted to that: