Former steak salesman, Donald Trump, man who might actually run our country, just gave a speech about 9/11, and it was incredibly cringe-worthy. Or rather, more cringe-worthy than his speeches usually are.
"I wrote this out, and it's very close to my heart," he told a crowd in Buffalo (opens in new tab). "Because I was down there and I watched our police and our firemen down at 7-Eleven, down at the World Trade Center right after it came down. And I saw the greatest people I've ever seen in action."
But did you write it out, Donald Trump? Did you? Because as nice as the sentiment is, 7-Eleven is a place we buy Big Gulps and shame spiral, whereas 9/11 is something quite different.
Trump has yet to address his comment, but hopefully he does so soon because the New York primaries are today and side-eyes are at an all-time high.
Follow Marie Claire on Instagram (opens in new tab) for the latest celeb news, pretty pics, funny stuff, and an insider POV.
Mehera Bonner is a celebrity and entertainment news writer who enjoys Bravo and Antiques Roadshow with equal enthusiasm. She was previously entertainment editor at Marie Claire and has covered pop culture for over a decade.
Sex Toys For Partner Play
If you thought toys were just for me-time, think again.
By Gabrielle Ulubay
The Cast of 'Money Heist: Korea - Joint Economic Area': Your Guide
Meet Netflix's new cast of thieves.
By Quinci LeGardye
Lawmakers, Activists, and Allies Are Reacting With Fury to 'Roe' Being Overturned
Thousands are taking to Twitter to express their grief and anger.
By Tanya Benedicto Klich
Cory Booker and Rosario Dawson's Relationship Is No More
After three years of dating, the power couple have decided they're better off as friends.
By Marie Claire Editors
Who Is Naomi Biden, Joe Biden's Granddaughter?
She went on several trips with her grandfather when he was vice president.
By Bianca Rodriguez
Greta Thunberg Expertly Trolled U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Twitter
By Emily Dixon
Her life in South Korea seemed perfect: new friends, a burgeoning career, reality-TV fame. But she was about to become notorious—disappearing without a trace, only to reappear pledging allegiance to North Korea. What happened to Lim Ji-hyun?
By Abigail Haworth
Twitter Reacts to the Georgia Senate Runoff Election Results
Celebrities, politicians, organizers, and constituents alike share their reactions to the results of the Georgia Senate runoff election. See the best tweets here.
By Rachel Epstein
Celebrities React to Joe Biden and Kamala Harris Winning the 2020 Election
Ariana Grande, Padma Lakshmi, John Legend and more are celebrating on social media.
By Neha Prakash
Even Joe Biden's Dog Major Makes History as the First Rescue Dog in the White House
Someone else made history yesterday too: Major Biden, the family's German shepherd, Major, who will be the first rescue dog ever to live in the White House.
By Hilary Weaver
Twitter Is Losing It Over Joe Biden Trolling Donald Trump's MAGA Hats
Dr. Jill Biden posted a photo featuring Biden in a new hat for a new administration—and the message is clear.
By Alyssa Bailey