Donald Trump and Tim Cook have been making headlines all day today for a hilarious reason. During a conference at the White House, the US President accidentally referred to Apple's CEO as 'Tim Apple', instead or Mr. Tim Cook.
... here's the president of the united states calling tim cook, ceo of apple, "tim apple." pic.twitter.com/RTc45RFm5e— fake nick ramsey (@nick_ramsey) March 6, 2019
Goes without saying that it soon became a meme and social media is having a field day joking about it.
Calling Tim Cook Tim Apple to his face is my version of the American dream. I want to look Bill Gates in the eye and call him Jim Microsoft.— Kaleb Horton (@kalebhorton) March 7, 2019
"Please, Tim Apple is my work name. Call me Mr. iPhone." https://t.co/8xcbH8p9cy— Travon Free (@Travon) March 7, 2019
Some people tried to illustrate it with cool pictures and graphic imagery and the result was...well.
Tim Apple with President Orange
Tim Apple on the streets...
Red Delicious in the sheets. pic.twitter.com/KieaY1RuOa
Low key, most people actually loved this new name!
Ok but to be honest, #TimApple is probably how I would have saved his name in my phone.— Linz DeFranco (@LinzDeFranco) March 7, 2019 March 7, 2019
Okay, we give full marks to Salman Bhai for this.March 7, 2019
People were quick to make a full virtual team of all CEO's with their company name as their surname, which is hilarious.March 7, 2019 March 7, 2019
Well, looks like he had too much of 'covfefe' this morning!