When your dad wants you to paint the fence, he buys you a brush for your birthday. So why wouldn't Tom Hanks, America's dad, by the White House press corps a passive-aggressive gift.
Recently, dad sent the White House Press Corps a new espresso machine along with a little message.
The note is accompanied by a cartoon by Pulitzer Prize-winner Bill Maudlin, which contains the caption "Fresh, spirited American troops, flushed with victory, are bringing in thousands of hungry, ragged, battle-weary prisoners. (News item)," reads:
To the White House Press CorpsKeep up the good fight forTruth, Justice, and the American Way.Especially for the Truth part.
The internet, as you can imagine, loves this. Check out some of the response below.