The official pronunciation of covfefe.

Covfefe Is a Microcosm of Our Reality

Covfefe Is a Microcosm of Our Reality

Getting to know the real Donald Trump.
June 1 2017 9:54 AM

Will the Real “Covfefe” Please Stand Up!

It’s definitely COV-FEY-FEY right?


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Virginia Heffernan talks to Jared Yates Sexton, author of the upcoming book The People Are Going to Rise Like the Waters Upon Your Shore: A Story of American Rage, about Tuesday night’s tweet and what it means for reality ... just in general.

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Virginia Heffernan is a contributing editor at Politico. Follow her on Twitter.