Leftists are so used to expecting free things they can’t even appreciate a thoughtful gift.
Curiosity broke the internet after First Lady Melania Trump gave Michelle Obama a gift wrapped in a blue box from Tiffany & Co. on Inauguration day.
Twitter was immediately abuzz with speculation about what was inside the box. Some guessed it might be a posh photo frame or perhaps a key ring.
Gifts are usually not exchanged on the outgoing president’s last day, which caused Mrs. Obama to make an unfortunate facial expression when presented with the box.
Melania gives Michelle a box pic.twitter.com/lZwm7Y2n3L
— Adam Freelander (@adamplease) January 20, 2017
Anti-Trump Twitter trolls didn’t waste a second before taking snarky jabs at Melania’s gracious gesture.
Michelle already looking for a trash can. pic.twitter.com/eSvWkFKMi9
— Adam Zopf (@adamzopf) January 20, 2017
Melania giving Michelle her speech back pic.twitter.com/p5vSekmoGs
— I Follow Back (@Tweets_2Dope) January 20, 2017
Etiquette experts say when proffered a gift, you should respond by simply saying, “Thank you.”
The contents of the gift box remain a mystery. Tiffany & Co. added to the intrigue by releasing a short statement after being barraged with press inquiries about what was in the box.
Tiffany's statement on the box: "The White House has been a patron of the House of Tiffany & Co. since President Abraham Lincoln."
— Misty White Sidell (@MistyWhiteS) January 20, 2017
Others on Twitter echoed the sentiments of many people watching the gift exchange on TV from their living rooms.
I want a pretty blue box from Tiffany's.
— Trudacious (@Trudacious) January 20, 2017
I really want to know what was in the Tiffany box Melania Trump gave to Michelle Obama….‼️?
— Nαncy~mαy Turnعr♬ (@nancymayturner) January 20, 2017
Meanwhile, Fox Business News anchor Maria Bartiromo reminded “the idiot” fashion designers who refused to dress Melania Trump that the former supermodel “figured it out.”
— Good Morning America (@GMA) January 20, 2017
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