Trump compares Melania to Jackie Kennedy, gives her new nickname, melts internet

Trump compares Melania to Jackie Kennedy, gives her new nickname, melts internet
Jackie Kennedy, Melania Trump (Image: Official White House photos)

[Ed. – The crude comments from the Left must be what another first lady meant by ‘going high’ in the claim ‘When they go low, we go high.’]

During an interview with “Fox & Friends” Friday morning, President Trump compared his wife Melania to the 20th century’s most iconic first lady, Jackie Kennedy — and sparked more controversy, hilarity and outrage online in the process.

His comparison to the former first lady came during a discussion of his decision to give Air Force One a new paint job, which he unveiled Thursday. The current light blue and gold stripe design was first created when Jacqueline Kennedy was first lady. Trump’s new design will replace the light blue and gold with navy blue and red.

“You know the baby blue doesn’t fit with us,” he explained. “People get used to something — and it was Jackie O, and that’s good — but we have our own Jackie O today. It’s called Melania. Melania. We’ll call it Melania T.”

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“By the way, people love her, people love her,” he added. “She gets no credit from the media, but she gets credit from the people.”

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