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Trump Tweeted About Alex Baldwin And People Are Asking Who That Is

"Alex if you are out there I hope you aren't dieing."

Posted on March 2, 2018, at 7:27 a.m. ET

Donald Trump, the president of the United States, woke up Friday and decided it was time to slam "Alex" Baldwin's impression of him on NBC's Saturday Night Live.

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People started wondering who the hell he was talking about. There is an *Alec* Baldwin who plays the president on Saturday Night Live, but who's this Alex?

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Alex Baldwin, the long lost brother of Alec I assume https://t.co/9IoyBd6NWz

I never liked Alex Baldwin's impression of DJT. Alec Baldwin's, on the other hand... https://t.co/Oit0e5xm9r

The Alex gaffe wasn't the only spelling error in the tweet. Trump had also grossly misspelled "dying" as "dieing."

HAHAHA IM DIEING πŸ’€πŸ’€πŸ’€πŸ’€

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@realDonaldTrump dieing... Really, Donald. What a waste of an Ivy League education. #ImpeachTheDotard


Others were more concerned that he even has time to rant about either Alec Baldwin β€” or Alex, for that matter β€” in the wake of one of his few longtime aides resigning and a day after Russian President Vladimir Putin claimed to have unstoppable nuclear weapons.

When the intelligence community thinks your son-in-law is a spy, #Mueller is closing in and you single-handedly tanked the stock market, well, there’s always Alec Baldwin https://t.co/0FqzzQCiBQ


People were pissed that they'd been woken up for this.

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AND THEN. He deleted it.

@realDonaldTrump Why did you delete your Alex Baldwin tweet? I was dieing of laughter when I read it...


There was a period of mourning for Alex.

RIP Alex Baldwin, who dyed today after being burned by the president in an (illegally?) deleted tweet

Until 25 minutes later, when a fully spell-checked tweet appeared in its place.

Alec Baldwin, whose dying mediocre career was saved by his terrible impersonation of me on SNL, now says playing me was agony. Alec, it was agony for those who were forced to watch. Bring back Darrell Hammond, funnier and a far greater talent!


The storm may have passed, but the search for Alex Baldwin continues.

It gets even better: There is an "Alex Baldwin" out there and he's a porn actor. https://t.co/PTJlO1Vz4t


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