Trump’s Empty Chair Stunt Backfires Hilariously

Chief executive Donald Trump ’ s odd photo op   on Tuesday with a set of empty chairs has quickly changed into a new meme ― and most likely not the one he was hoping for.

The seats were supposedly reserved for United states senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N. Y. ) and House Group Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif. ), who bailed on a meeting following the president tweeted “ I don’ t get a deal ” with the set.  

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky. ) and House Loudspeaker Paul Thomas (R-Wis. ) had been both at the meeting, but toss off to the sides as Trump sat flanked by the empty chairs.  

Trump was hoping the chairs would show that the two Democrats are, as he said, “ every talk and no action. ”  

Rather, the image of a lonely looking leader sitting between two empty chair quickly went viral: