Michelle Obama and Melania Trump Had Tea at the White House, and Um...the Internet Has Thoughts

Looking for LOLs wherever we can get them.

Melania Trump and Michelle Obama talk over tea.
(Image credit: Chuck Kennedy/The White House)

First Lady Michelle Obama recently hosted tea at the White House for future First Lady Melania Trump, whose husband is a former champion of the birther movement. So yeah, it was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the most awkward of times, etc.

(Image credit: Chuck Kennedy/The White House)

While Melania and Michelle appear to have done their best to make nice, the internet basically cannot even. Proof:

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Meanwhile, the "sips tea" memes practically embed themselves.

A woman sips a cup of tea.

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Mehera Bonner
Entertainment Editor

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.