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While you don’t know for sure if President Donald Trump is behind it, somehow you just know he is.
A peculiar thing happened Sunday night outside the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, hot pizzas kept showing up. By the dozens.
A throng of Trump supporters have been holding a vigil outside the facility since the president was admitted on Friday after testing positive for COVID-19, or as Trump is now calling it, the “plague from China.”
According to one enthusiastic supporter, Domino’s pizzas were being delivered every 45 minutes to the crowd — 250 pies and counting.
— Just M Today 🇺🇸 (@MrsMogul) October 5, 2020
The man was convinced that the gift was from President Trump and he offered some really sound logic in support of his theory that’s hard to argue.
“You know it’s from Trump because the sh*t isn’t gluten free. There’s meat on it,” he said. “Trump’s an alpha.”
He also had a personal message for Fake News CNN: “No, we’re not being paid.”
While no one knew for sure who was buying dinner, the general belief was that it had to be Trump.
And while no one knew for sure the source of the generosity, the common belief was that it had to be Trump.
— Brendan Gutenschwager (@BGOnTheScene) October 5, 2020
Whether he did or not didn’t matter because Trump supporters were convinced that the president was reciprocating the love they have been showing for him.
On that note, the president left the presidential suite at Walter Reed earlier in the day in a “surprise” drive by to thank the crowd outside.
Gestures such as this are why so many Americans back Trump as strongly as they do.
An example of this sentiment was seen Sunday.
“I will die for him. I will die for that man — happily,” a supporter said Sunday as the presidential motorcade passed by. “I will die for that man. Anyone want to mess with him, you mess with me first. He is a hero, that man!
Trump supporter at drive by: “I will die for him. I will die for that man – happily.”pic.twitter.com/XzNVneaY1i
— Michael Holmes (@holmescnn) October 4, 2020
As expected, the left was apoplectic over the feel-good moment, even though the White House said that it “was cleared by the medical team,” and that “appropriate precautions were taken in the execution of this movement to protect the President and all those supporting it, including PPE.”
The tweet of the day may have come from Daily Caller reporter David Hookstead, who asked: “How long will it take before someone in the media comes out as anti-pizza in an attempt to dunk on Trump.”
President Trump has apparently sent pizza to his supporters outside of Walter Reed.
How long will it take before someone in the media comes out as anti-pizza in an attempt to dunk on Trump.
— David Hookstead (@dhookstead) October 4, 2020
Here’s a sampling of other responses to the story from Twitter:
3:30 AM in New York and CNN is still bitching about our great President Trump taking a drive by all the supporters out of front of the hospital can you imagine if they found out he bought all that pizza and had it delivered
— Rich (@Rich16228867) October 5, 2020
I just knew Trump was behind these pizza deliveries…such a great guy!
— Kassie 🕊 (@KassandraKitson) October 5, 2020
To show his thanks for the massive crowd off supporters that have been outside the hospital since he’s been there; President Trump bought them all pizza! pic.twitter.com/8aZDVMEQLS
— Frank (@NikonPhotoGuy2) October 5, 2020
Big daddy Trump sent his supporters a truckload of pizzas lol another reason to love him. “Donald Trump brought us Pizza!”pic.twitter.com/BOQqQCYkrl
— Jevon Smith 🇺🇸 (@me_think_free) October 5, 2020
All his life Trump has done these kinds of goodwill gestures. That’s the kind of person he is. Ever met a politician like him? I haven’t And I’ve met quite a few working on campaigns. President Trump is the real deal. That’s why we love and support him.
— AquaStar (@AquaStar4) October 5, 2020
Pizza (g a t e)?
45 (POTUS) minutes?
— KF8JBB Julia ❤️🇺🇸 (@KF8JBB) October 5, 2020
BREAKING: Adam Schiff launches investigation into the source of pizza funds
— 𝕮𝖆𝖑𝖎𝖈𝖔 𝕵𝖆𝖈k 🇺🇸 (@CalicoJ73225816) October 5, 2020
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